Online Auction is now live!

Online Auction is now live!

November 11, 2019

All of the lions and cubs being sold at the live auction at the Runnymede on Thames Hotel & Spa on 28th November are now on view at the online auction site at UK Auctioneers. Each lion has a lot number, with photos and information about its artist and design inspiration, as well as sales … Read More

Last day to see the pride!  Lions Roar Goodbye ends on Sunday.

Last day to see the pride! Lions Roar Goodbye ends on Sunday.

November 10, 2019

LIONS ROAR GOODBYE – Last day today! Sunday sees the last day of the ‘Lions Roar Goodbye’ Auction Preview weekend, when all of the lion sculptures are displayed in one giant pride in the ex-Fenwick store in Windsor Yards (near Windsor Central Station & Windsor Castle). Lion fans are enjoying seeing some of the lions … Read More

Leo-Nardo back at Lion HQ for grooming

Leo-Nardo back at Lion HQ for grooming

October 29, 2019

The roarsome ‘Leo-nardo’ is currently in the Lion Shop in Windsor Yards (SL4 1TF), where he is being groomed by his artist Lois Cordelia to tip top condition for the Roar Goodbye weekend on 9th & 10th November. Lois will be painted Leo-Nardo in the shop window from approx 1330 – 1600 on Tuesday 29th … Read More

BID FOR YOUR VERY OWN LION AT THE CHARITY AUCTION – 28 November

BID FOR YOUR VERY OWN LION AT THE CHARITY AUCTION – 28 November

October 20, 2019

Your chance to own one of the magnificent Lions of Windsor & Maidenhead 2019 sculptures! After over 10 weeks displayed in pride of place across Windsor and beyond, the beautifully decorated lion and cub sculptures will be sold at a glittering charity gala auction at the Runnymede on Thames Hotel & Spa on Thursday 28th November. … Read More

WIN A SUPERSIZED LION! Roarsome Raffle launched…

WIN A SUPERSIZED LION! Roarsome Raffle launched…

October 20, 2019

Raffle tickets are now on sale for the chance of winning your own magnificent supersized lion sculpture! Win ‘Hospital Lion’, who stands in for any ‘injured’ lions on the trail and is currently on view in the Lion Shop in Windsor Yards (SL4 1TF). The magnificent, un-decorated lion is made of hollow fibreglass and has … Read More

Lion trail extended until 31 October!

Lion trail extended until 31 October!

October 20, 2019

The trail has been extended for several days due to popular demand!  The lions will remain on display until Thursday 31st and will then start heading back to Lion HQ in Windsor Yards from Friday 1st November. The lions and cubs will then be groomed by their artists to tip top condition for the ‘Lions … Read More

LION SHOP NOW OPEN!

LION SHOP NOW OPEN!

September 19, 2019

The Lions of Windsor Shop is now open in the ex Fenwick Store in Windsor Yards (next to Lakeland and Busy Buttons) and is initially opening from Fridays-Sundays 1100-1700. Come and see us! We have a wide range of lion souvenirs and art on display, from t-shirts to mugs, pencils, silk scarves, 30cm solid plaster … Read More

LION TRAIL A ROARING SUCCESS!

LION TRAIL A ROARING SUCCESS!

September 18, 2019

The first month of the Lions of Windsor & Maidenhead 2019 trail has been a roaring success, with thousands of visitors and residents following their lion trail maps as they track down the purr-fect pride across Windsor, Eton, Ascot, Old Windsor, Datchet and Maidenhead. The beautifully decorated lion and cub sculptures are bringing colour, fun … Read More

‘Victoria’ (lion #30) landed!

‘Victoria’ (lion #30) landed!

August 16, 2019

‘Victoria’  (lion number 30) has now joined the rest of the pride.  Unfortunately she had been delayed due to a bereavement in the artist’s family, but is now in place by Windsor Castle and the Queen Victoria Statue on Thames Street. Apologies for the delay.  

Lion trail launched on World Lion Day!

Lion trail launched on World Lion Day!

August 13, 2019

Saturday’s World Lion Day saw the official launch of the Lions of Windsor & Maidenhead 2019 sculpture trail. The beautifully decorated, supersized lion and cub sculptures took up pride of place across the Royal Borough and hundreds of lion fans of all ages picked up trail maps from the local tourist offices and display locations … Read More

Lions released into the Royal Borough

Lions released into the Royal Borough

August 8, 2019

Duck meets lion! This beautifully decorated lion sculpture was created by the talented team at Carters Steam Fair to resemble a carousel horse and is displayed opposite Windsor Castle’s King Henry VIII entrance.  A random duck (from Windsor Duck Tours) just happened to be passing..  Quackers!   LIONS TAKING PRIDE OF PLACE ACROSS WINDSOR  25 … Read More

Lions Media Launch

Lions Media Launch

July 31, 2019

The fabulous sight of a giant pride of colourful lions and cubs displayed on the Headmaster’s Lawn at St Georges School Windsor Castle greeted guests at the media launch of the Lions of Windsor & Maidenhead 2019 sculpture trail. Forty of the supersized lion sculptures and smaller cubs gathered together for the first time and … Read More

Pimms and lion-painting on Monday/Wednesday!

Pimms and lion-painting on Monday/Wednesday!

July 26, 2019

Pop into Curfew Yard, opposite Windsor Castle, from 1pm on Monday 29th July and Wednesday 31 July to see artist Lois Cordelia painting her Leo-nardo lion sculpture!  Celebrate the 500th anniversary of genius Leonardo da Vinci with Pimms and music and lion art!

Leonardo da Vinci lion painting – 29 & 31 July

Leonardo da Vinci lion painting – 29 & 31 July

July 24, 2019

Come down to Curfew Yard off Thames Street by Windsor Castle next Monday or Wednesday to see talented artist Lois Cordelia live-painting her magnificent Leo-nardo lion, in celebration of the genius Leonardo da Vinci, who died 500 years ago this year – #Leonardo500. Lois will be painting her lion in public from approx 2pm on … Read More

Roarsome evening with Regus artists and lion sponsors

Roarsome evening with Regus artists and lion sponsors

July 19, 2019

Lion sponsors, artists and supporters gathered at Regus Windsor for a Lion project update, some sponsor networking and to see Regus’s talented lion artists introduce their spectacular lion sculptures. Artist Eleanor McColl had flown in from Hong Kong to decorate her Windsor-themed lion, which will be displayed outside Regus in Thames Street from 10th August. … Read More