BEXHILL LIONS CLUB

A VERY SPECIAL KNOCKOUT 2017

 “It’s a Special Knockout” is a very special event organised by local Lions Clubs and it was recently held at Bede’s School near Hailsham. Now in its 17th year, it was organised by David Burstow from Bexhill club and fellow members from six other Lions Clubs.

This event is for…


Peace poster competition

Students’ creative talent express their hopes

Young talent was on show when local senior schools entered this years’ Lions International Peace Poster competition. This encourages youngsters to show their artistic ability as well as expressing their view, aspirations and hopes for peace. This year the theme was  “A celebration of…


LIONS MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

 

 

Lions Message in a Bottle is a simple idea enabling people to keep their medical and personal details on a standard form and in a common location – the fridge

All emergency Services are aware of the scheme and look for the stickers when called to an emergency. It could…


LIONS FENCE IN WALLACE

Wallace, a 6 year old  labrador guide dog, is now able to relax, run around and have fun in his garden, thanks to the generosity of Bexhill Lions Club.

Mrs Penney, who is registered blind and lives in Bexhill had to move home and now lives in a bungalow with…


HAMPERS WERE CHILLI HOT

Lions Club Members and partners recently enjoyed a social night out at the Chilli Tree restaurant.

After enjoying an excellent buffet Lion President Rick Hough and Fundraising Chair Val Mewett presented the owner Sala with a certificate of Appreciation for his support of the Lions’ Christmas Appeal.

The restaurant staff and…


BEXHILL LIONS HELP WITH BEACH CLEAN UP

On Saturday morning Members of Bexhill Lions Club together with family members joined around 60 other local residents on the first beach clean of the year.
Many sacks of rubbish were collected together with 3 supermarket trolleys which had been pushed over the cliffs.
Lion Terry gave a demonstration…


ART COMPETITION FOR JUNIORS

Bexhill Lions Club has announced its second Junior Peace Poster competition, with three Primary Schools already entering; Glenleigh, Little Common and St Mary Magdalene. There is still time to get involved so please contact Lion Sue at peter_cassell@sky.com or call her on 07791 940687.

Sue, Head of the Youth…


BEXHILL LIONS 2016 CHRISTMAS APPEAL

Bexhill Lions Club started its busiest FUNdraising month of the year with another successful Santa Dash, enjoyed by over 150 “santas” of all ages and with various modes of transport including cycles and roller blades. The traditional house to house collections have started with Santa and his sleigh with…


CRAFTY LIONS HELP PREPARE FOR SIDLEY EXTRAVAGANZA

Lions Sue Cassell and Val Mewett helped children decorate lanterns for the Sidley lantern parade which will take place on December 1st.

With the prospect of glue, glitter, feathers and baubles, the event attracted excited children, and Lions, who thoroughly enjoyed decorating the lanterns – and themselves!!

As part of the


SANTA DASH 2016 – UPDATE

Another successful Santa dash for 2016 please go to our photo Gallery (About us tab) to see images from the day

 

 

 

 

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Yo! Ho! Ho! Santa Dash returns to Bexhill

 Following the growing success of the past few years, We are holding our fun Santa Dash on Saturday 3rd…


LIONS & SIGHTSAVERS

Lions and Sightsavers have been working together since 1972. Clubs make donations to the Lions Sight Savers Trust, a registered charity run by four trustees.

Initially, donations from Lions Clubs supported a Sightsavers eye camp outreach programme in India, focusing on cataract operations. But many people arriving at the eye…


NO WORRIES MATE – A TRIP DOWN-UNDER!

A Welcome Awaits !
With 1.4 million Lions in the world and 46,000 clubs there’s always a welcome awaiting any travelling Lion.
Bexhill Lion David and his wife Barbara have visited many Clubs both in this country and abroad and have been met with friendship on all occasions.
Their…