Santa prepares for final evening of pre-Christmas charity fundraising tour

Santa Claus has been working closely with the Balsall Common Lions on their charity fundraising tour, meeting families and excited children in and around Balsall Common, with the help of his modified Carstins Cars powered sleigh. The last night of Santa’s pre-Christmas tour focuses on the Kemps Green Road estate and residents are invited to throw a few coins in the volunteer collector’s tins. All money raised from this tour of duty will be directed into local community projects.

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Santa announces dates for pre-Christmas Balsall Common tour

Balsall Common Lions have got together with Santa once again for their annual fundraising tour, which will be spread across a wider range of dates this year to reduce the number of house calls after children have gone to bed.

Carstins will be stepping in again to provide traction for the sleigh while Santa’s reindeer remain in Lapland with the elves, who will be supervising training for their big night of strenuous work on Christmas Eve night.

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Balsall Common Lions 2011 Bonfire & Fireworks display

Balsall Common Lions Bonfire & Fireworks display

Balsall Common Lions Club’s annual Charity bonfire and fireworks display is set to take place at Willow Park on Saturday 5th November 2011.

The popular charity fundraiser always pulls in a bumper crowd and the well-drilled Lions team has fine tuned their fireworks display over the years into a truly impressive visual symphony of colour.

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