Category: Community

LIONS HELP FUND GLYNE GAP SCHOOL’S MULTI-SENSORY PLAYGROUND

Bexhill Lions Club has donated £1,000 towards the cost of the new playground at Glyn Gap School. The special needs school has pupils with severe and profound  learning disabilities, many with other additional needs including physical and sensory conditions.

In presenting the cheque to Veronique Pullen, PA to the Headteacher, Bexhill Lions’ Vice  President,…


KING OFFA PUPILS TO THE RESCUE

When Shianna and Blake attended the Safety in Action awareness event, run by East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, little did they know that soon they would be putting into practice what they had learned. The Year 6 pupils from King Offa School did particularly well in the first aid session – learning…


WHAT PEACE MEANS TO LOCAL PUPILS

Creative talent was on show when two local senior schools entered the Lions International Peace Poster competition. This encourages youngsters to show their artistic ability as well as expressing their view, aspirations and hopes for peace with the theme “The Future of Peace”.

 

Entries were judged by Members of Bexhill Lions with a winner being chosen…


ST. MARY’S PUPILS PAINT FOR PEACE

Pupils throughout the school and college recently held their own Lions’ Peace Poster competition, with over 30 students taking part and the winner being selected by members of the Bexhill Lions Club.

Lion Sue Cassell, Head of the Youth committee said “We wanted to give St Mary’s students the opportunity to express what peace means to…


THE BELLS JINGLED ALL THE WAY TO BEXHILL LIONS

 

The annual Christmas Appeal by Bexhill Lions Club was a great success raising over £6,300 which will be used to support local good causes.

Lion President Nick Porter said “I continue to be amazed at the generosity of the people of Bexhill, demonstrating their caring and their support of the Lions’ Annual Christmas Appeal. On behalf…


SANTA’S SAY THANK YOU

“I just wanted to say a massive thank you on behalf of myself, my family and our friends for organising such a wonderful event.

It was the first year that we have done the Santa Dash and travelled from home in Tonbridge

Just for the race, and we had so much fun.

We are looking to make it…


YOUNG ACHIEVER SAILS AWAY

Along with the other competitors, Oliver Brookes recently attended the final of the Lions’ Young Ambassador Competition for the SE of England. This required him to be interviewed by a panel of three and then present to an audience of other finalists, their family and friends. His Dad said he found the whole experience not…


FESTIVE SANTAS DASH ALONG THE PROM @ BEXHILL-ON-SEA

Festive Santas dash along the Prom

The weather was kind to the Santas on Sunday, as around 200 people helped to turn the Promenade a festive red and white. Families together, babes in pushchairs, sons on father’s shoulders and Air Cadets all helped to make it a fun community start to the Christmas season.

Organiser Brian Comber…


BEXHILL LIONS SUPPORT SKATEPARK CAMPAIGNERS

Bexhill Lions Club is supporting the Bexhill Skatepark Action Group (BSAG) by providing financial and practical support. Sue Cassell who heads up the Youth committee said “We are committed to supporting youth activities in Bexhill and having seen a press report about the state of the existing skatepark site we decided we wanted to help….


LIONS HELP OUT PUDSEY

Members of Bexhill Lions Club will be out and about on Friday and Saturday collecting for the BBC “Children in Need” appeal.

Friday morning rail commuters will be greeted by “Roary” the Club mascot and friends. On Saturday morning there will be collections in Bexhill Town Centre, outside LIDL in Sidley and also in Little Common….