Uckfield Lions Senior Citizens Christmas Party

Uckfield Lions held their annual Senior Citizen’s Christmas Party at Nutley Memorial Hall on Saturday 1st December.

Around 80 invited guests enjoyed an afternoon of entertainment, bingo, singing & afternoon tea. During the morning Lion members, wives & partners decorated the hall, laid out tables & prepared sandwiches, sausage rolls & cakes. The Christmas tree was decorated, surrounded by presents.

The afternoon started with Lion President, David Skinner, welcoming the guests, followed by entertainment by the Framfield Stagers. This included a pantomime horse, comedy sketch, country music & dancing. This was followed by bingo & then afternoon tea, served by the Lions & helpers.

All the guests were given a raffle ticket for the raffle which included a first prize of a Christmas Hamper donated by Uckfield Co-op Funeral Care & many other prizes of chocolates, wine & novelty prizes.

The afternoon entertainment ended with a sing along which included the twelve days of Christmas. Father Christmas then arrived& handed out Christmas presents to all the guests as they left.

ALL IMAGES by Ron Hill (HillPhotographic)