FRIDAY 23rd MARCH Where Location
12:00pm to 6:00pm Arrival, Lions registration, badges and tickets Hotel Foyer
2:00pm onwards Hotel check-in Reception Foyer
12:00pm to 6:00pm Exhibitions Endurance & Intrepid Ground
3:00pm to 6:00pm Minibus transport Car park
3:30pm to 4:30pm Cabinet meeting Fearless Ground
3:30pm to 4:30pm Cabinet partners 'Get Together' DG's Suite
7:00pm for
7:30pm to 11:30pm
The 70s - Host Night
Served Hot Buffet supper
Cabaret - Matt Black
Invincible Ground

SATURDAY 24th MARCH Where Location
6:45am to 10:00am Breakfast Ark Royal Restaurant Ground
8:00am to 10:00am Minibus transport Car park
8:00am to 10:00am Lions registration desks open Foyer Ground
8:00am to 5:00pm Exhibitions Endurance & Intrepid
8:00am to 5:00pm Coffee station (pay as you go) Main Bar Ground
8:45am Convention doors open Invincible Ground
9:00am Welcome - Convention Opening Ceremony NB. Doors closed
9:10am Opening of Convention 2018 - Lord Mayor of Portsmouth Councillor Ken Ellcome
9:25am In Memoriam
9:30am Break
9:40am Call to order
Attendance, Standing Orders, Minutes & CNRO

Election speeches of 2018/19 DG Team candidates

Reports (en bloc)
11:00am Peace Poster & Young Ambassador
11:20am Break - coffee (pay as you go) in Convention hall
11:30am Charles FoxGuest Speaker - Dr Charles Fox
Diabetes UK
12:00pm Kenneth PerssonInternational Guest - PID Kenneth Persson
12:30pm to 1:30pm Ballot Boxes open
12:30pm to 1:30pm Lunch - ticketed Ark Royal Restaurant Ground
1:30pm Tell us about your club (5 minute slots) 
2:15pm Mike HendyPDG Mike Hendy - Gambia Project
2:30pm Molly WattGuest Speaker - Molly Watt
2:55pm District Competitions
3:10pm Election Results
3:20pm Austin WillettGuest Speaker - Austin Willett
Different Strokes
3:50pm International Awards
4:10pm Introduction to 2017/18 & 2018/19 Convention Teams
4:30pm to 4:45pm Close of Convention
6:30pm to 7:00pm DG Reception for Convention 1st timers
by invitation only
Fearless Ground
7:00pm for 7:30pm Convention Banquet and Ball
Gala Dinner
Disco - Mike Sullivan
Invincible Ground


SUNDAY 25th MARCH Where Location
6:45am to 10:00am Breakfast Ark Royal Restaurant Ground
10:00am Open forum with International Guest PID Kenneth Persson and DG Peter Burnett
Invincible Ground
10:30am Presentation of further District competition results by District Officer PDG Lion Judith Goodchild
10:45am GMT membership discussion with Lion Tim Hanton and Lion Keith Messenger
11:45am Tell us what YOU think - your feedback on this convention to the DG and Convention team
12:00pm Pastries and tea/coffee - ticketed

All times are approximate and are subject to change