Bexhill celebrates as England’s Lionesses make history

People celebrated in Bexhill on Sunday (July 31) as the final whistle confirmed England’s Lionesses win over Germany to take the Women’s Euro 2022 title.

Crowds gathered in front of a giant trailer screen provided by Box Broadband to watch the Lionesses’ victory in the showpiece final at Wembley.
Crowds gathered in front of a giant trailer screen provided by Box Broadband to watch the Lionesses’ victory in the showpiece final at Wembley.

Crowds gathered in front of a giant trailer screen provided by Box Broadband to watch the Lionesses’ victory in the showpiece final at Wembley.

The free-to-attend family friendly event marked the end of an actioned-packed week of sponsored events at the Bexhill Carnival.

Steve Garrood, commercial director for Box Broadband, said: “I would like to thank the people who turned out in support of this event. The sun shone down on the crowd whilst luck rained down on the Lionesses at Wembley.”

Crowds gathered in front of a giant trailer screen provided by Box Broadband to watch the Lionesses’ victory in the showpiece final at Wembley.

Howard Martin, president of the Bexhill Chamber of Commerce, added: “A massive thank you to all those who stuck with out big screen see the Lionesses achieve their historic 2-1 victory over Germany in extra time.

“We put this event together in under 48 hours and so many people worked incredibly hard to put it together,”