Category: Sussex

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 a small garden. Sadly her dog…


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 Committee commented “We want to encourage…


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 Heart of Sidley Christmas Extavaganza, Bexhill…


KNOCKOUT GAMES FOR SPECIAL NEEDS GROUPS

The annual Lions’ “It’s a Special Knockout” challenge for those with special needs and learning difficulties in East Sussex was held at Bede’s School,Upper Dicker, on Sunday 13TH March. This special event , now in its 16th year is eagerly looked forward to by the various clubs and groups accompanied by family, friends and carers….


SAILING CLUB CADETS SET SAIL

Cadets and other Members of Bexhill Sailing Club were present when Bexhill Lions Club donated funds to purchase 4 new Topper Class sails.

In presenting the cheque to Malcolm Brookes the Cadet Captain, Lion President Paul Fleming said “We are delighted to continue our support of the Sailing Club and the Cadets in particular. Funding these…


SURF’S UP FOR JUNIOR LIFE SAVERS

The Junior section of Bexhill Surf Lifesaving Club has received a donation from Bexhill Lions Club to enable it to buy much needed equipment.

In presenting a cheque for £900, Lion President Paul Fleming said “It’s so encouraging to see that youngsters are keen to get involved. Not only do they learn about valuable lifesaving skills…


LINK ROAD 10K RUN

The Bexhill and Hastings Lions’ 10K Link Road run proved to be a great success,

with over 1,000 entrants of all abilities taking part on a sunny day.

Bexhill Lions helped organise the event and also served up their ever popular BBQ and refreshments.

Members were pleased to meet local MP Huw Merriman, who took part in the…


BEXHILL LIONS TO MARSHAL REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE

Bexhill Lions Club will be providing marshals on Sunday 8th November for the annual Parade and Service of Remembrance.

Lion Richard Winrow said ” Our aim is to ensure the safe and smooth running of this annual event with minimum disruption to the general public, through rolling road closures. We apologise for the short delays that…