Battle Lions help local charities

Battle and Villages Lions raised £271 with street collections over the Christmas period.

Julia Chapman, from the Lions, said: “It was an exceptional sum and our chocolate father Christmases, which were in pubs and clubs in Battle and surrounding villages ,raised a profit of almost £400.

“We would like to thank all of those who gave so generously to our charity.

“ If you would like to find out more about the Lions Clubs or would be interested in joining us please phone Wendy Cattaway on 08458335826 or visit the Battle and Villages Lions Club web site which gives you information on all the events we do during the year and to where the money we raise goes to.”

Battle and Villages Lions Club serves the area of Battle, Ashburnham, Catsfield, Etchingham, Hurst Green, Robertsbridge and Sedlescombe.