Great news after several years the Bexhill Horse and dog show returns to the Polegrove  Bexhill on Monday 27th May.  Bexhill Lions will be running the dog show with our guest judge Natalie Langstrom who runs Watermill wolves  If we are really lucky she will bring a couple of her dogs to meet the public.

Bexhill Lions will be giving all proceeds to Brain Tumour Research

Website for the Bexhill horse and dog show follow link

Just turn up on the day with your pooch and have a wonderful day at the park.  Classes are on the poster above.  Hope to see you dog and horse lovers on the day

Jayne Torvill OBE coming to Bexhill’s May Day Show

Olympic ice dance Gold Medalist and “Dancing on Ice” star Jayne Torvill O.B.E. has confirmed that she will be presenting the prizes at the Lions’ Fun Dog Show on Bank Holiday Monday, 27th May at The Polegrove.

Lion President Pam Edwards ” We are all delighted to welcome our Honorary member Jayne to the dog show and hope she has a great time. Having her present the prizes is going to be a very special moment for the prize winners.”

Jayne said “I’m really pleased to support Bexhill Lions at this event. Do come and enjoy all the show has to offer and help the Lions raise money for Brain Tumour Research, which is such a worthwhile cause.”

The event is part of the Bexhill Horse and Dog Show which will open its gates to the public at 9.00am. Dog show registration is 10.30am and judging of the 11 classes starts at 12.00noon. Entry fee is just £3 per class and there will be rosettes to 4th place. All proceeds from the Dog Show will support Brain Tumour Research.

Sue Saunders, Community Service lead added “Brain tumours kill more children and adults under the age of 40 than any other cancer. Lions Clubs ( British Isles) is working in partnership with Brain Tumour Research to raise £1 million to help fund game-changing research and raise awareness of the impact of brain tumours. Brain Tumour Research is dedicated to raising funds for continuous and sustainable scientific research into brain tumours and supports one of the UK’s most significant collaborative groups of laboratory-based scientists. ”

The Horse and Dog Show has lots of things for all the family to enjoy; Carriage driving display, Hobby Horse classes, Bexhill 100 Classic Cars, Fun Fair, Heavy Horse Display, The 501st UK Garrison and Trade Stands.