Last Saturday, Hailsham Lions hosted their annual Christmas tea party at The Charles Hunt Centre for the ‘young’ of town. Greeted with glasses of warm mulled wine, over seventy guests enjoyed sandwiches, cakes, and copious cups of tea. Father Christmas also popped by to give out Christmas cards which held a special raffle ticket to […]
On 4 December, Lion Karen Spreadbury was presented with the District Governor’s Certificate of Appreciation in Recognition of Outstanding and Dedicated Services. Doing the honours was President Geraldine Gurr. Last month, Lion Chris Millen was also presented with a similar certificate for his outstanding service to the Club, often beyond the call of duty.
Our candy floss machine has never been so busy! At Hailsham’s Christmas lights Switch On, we worked in relays to keep up with the demand for our famous candy floss. It was a wonderful Christmassy evening and we’d like, once again, to thank Hailsham for its continued support. We couldn’t do it without you!
Great news! Our book shop is now open between 10am – 2pm each weekday including Saturday. We’re situated opposite the town’s market, so why not pop by and browse through our ever changing selection of books, jigsaws, cds and a little bit more. ….
Rena and Geraldine with Hailsham FM’s Wayne Spicer Lion Rena Goodchild and our president Geraldine Gurr had a great chat with 95.9 Hailsham FM’s Wayne Spicer – squashed between the two ladies! They talked about the Lions ‘ involvement in the forthcoming Christmas events in the town, our Festive tea party, our flourishing book shop, […]
Councillor Grant De Jongh. September 24 2018 — Mayor’s Press Release A local charity that has helped countless numbers of people in Hailsham and surrounding villages will hold a celebratory lunch to mark its 48th anniversary on Sunday [30 September].Members of the local community will attend the Hailsham Lions’ Club event to be held at […]
Hailsham Lions and Hailsham Active hosted their second annual family fun day on the Recreation Ground on 22 July. Sponsored by Hailsham Town Council, more than 800 people braved the heat to join in the activities. There were over 30 stalls selling local produce and crafts, Punch & Judy shows, a miniature railway, face painting, […]
Geraldine Gurr is our new president following the departing John Wilders. This took effect from last month and lasts one year. Geraldine is pictured here with Jayne Torvill at a recent It’s A Special Knockout event. Geraldine with Wayne Spicer, presenter on Hailsham FM. She’s a regular visitor to his programme, updating him on all […]
Last year when Radio Sussex was collecting gifts as part of their annual Children In Need appeal, Hailsham Lions rose to the challenge and donated four parcels of goodies to be sold/auctioned. It was a happy Radio Sussex presenter who accepted the parcels when he visited Hailsham, which led to the Lions’ donation being acknowledged on […]
Hailsham Lions was one of the first to support Hailsham’s first local community radio. Then president, Gerry Constable presented the station’s founder, Neil Povey with a cheque to purchase an item of equipment. Hailsham FM was officially launched on 26 May 2018 on 95.9FM providing a diverse selection of programmes, local news, airtime platforms for […]