Category: Sussex

LIONS GET SPOOKED

Last weekend Members and partners went on a conducted Ghost Walk of Old Hastings.

In between historical facts and to get things warmed up, Janet was accused of being a witch and in spite of denying this accusation was punished by fire.

Demon barber Sweeney Todd showed his razor sharp skills…


LIONS HELP THE SARA LEE TRUST KEEP QUIET

Following a request for support from the Sara Lee Trust, the Bexhill Lions Club was pleased to help out with a donation of £1,000. Funding was needed to further enhance the privacy in the counselling and complementary therapy rooms at the Therapy Centre in Sidley. 

 


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…


BEXHILL LIONS ACHIEVE EXCELLENCE AWARDS

At the recent District convention of Lions Clubs in the SE of England, Bexhill Lions Club was presented with the prestigious Club Excellence Award for 2016/17. The nomination was supported by the District Governor and then approved by Lions Clubs International HQ.

The Award covers areas such as; membership growth, organisational and fiscal efficiency, Club officers…


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…


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….


DIABETES AWARENESS DAY

Someone is diagnosed with diabetes every two minutes.

Diabetes Awareness Day is November 14TH.. This date was chosen as it marks the birthday of the man who discovered insulin – Frederick Banting. Together with Charles Best he discovered insulin  in 1922.

It is on the increase across the world, not just the UK. More and more children…