Lion Ken Saunders, our President, has been nominated by the Town Council as one of their Community Heroes for 2020/2021. The award will be presented at the Lighting Up Event on November 20th between 4.30pm and 5.30pm.

Keep an eye on the Town Council's social media and website for more information on the event.

Please see details here.

Serving the community

If you are new to Lionism, through these pages you will be able to find out about the work of the international organisation of Lions and our Lions Club in particular.

You may have come to this website after visiting our very popular Book Den: see details here about this and the opening of our new Book Den on 1st July 2017.

If you are a Lion, and perhaps planning to visit our area, we hope that the information on our website will encourage you to visit us.

If you wish to donate to us, just go to our Just Giving page!

 Lion President Ken laying at wreath at the War Memorial 14/11/2021 20211114 113100 (2)

 November 14th 2021

 LP Ken Saunders laying a wreath at the War Memorial LP Ken with Lion Alan Ranger carrying the Lions Banner

The International Association of Lions Clubs was founded in America in 1917. So 2017 was the Centenary of Lions Clubs International and all Lions Clubs put on events to celebrate this centenary - see our Club's event here.

Burgess Hill District Lions won an award in October 2021 for its work internationally in support of the Lions Clubs International Foundation (LCIF) for 2020-2021. See the press release here.

See About Us for more details and follow us on the Facebook and Twitter links above.

Burgess Hill District Lions Club is part of the Multiple District 105 that covers Great Britain and all of Ireland. We are one of over 80 clubs in the South East of England that make up District 105SE.

We celebrated our 65th Year in 2015! Click here to read more about this. One of our most distinguished members, David Saunders, was awarded the MBE for his services to charity in the 2007 New Year Honours List and was visited by the Lions International President Wing Kun Tam in March 2012 to give him the International President's Award for 60 years of Service to Lionism.

Have you some time to spare?

Please join the Friends of Lions and help us with some of our projects:

Community Service


or maybe join us for a social evening!

Any help is gratefully received - and hopefully you will enjoy the activity! For more information, telephone 0345 8332706, email or use the Contact Us page.

Burgess Hill District Lions Club (CIO) is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation and is registered with the Charity Commission for England & Wales. Charity number 1189526. The club is also (for a transitional period) associated with the registered Charity Trust number 1010082.