Budleigh Salterton man thanks town praise

BUDLEIGH Salterton Lions Club member Geoff Paver has been 'overwhelmed' by the town's reaction to his winning a prestigious award.

BUDLEIGH Salterton Lions Club member Geoff Paver has been 'overwhelmed' by the town's reaction to his winning a prestigious award.

Mr Paver was last month awarded the Lions International Melvin Jones Fellowship - which recognises 'outstanding' individuals for their work as a Lion.

Mr Paver said he wanted to thank his fellow Lions, their wives, and those who sent cards, letters and messages of congratulations.