May 11, 2009
photos: Bikers roar into action for Burnham-On-Sea charity
of pounds was raised for a Burnham-On-Sea charity when dozens
of motorbikers took part in a fundraising cycle ride on Sunday
total of 55 bikers from across the South West took part in the
110 mile tour of Somerset, which began at Highbridge's Bristol
Bridge Inn, as pictured below.
riders travelled through Bridgwater, North Petherton, Ilminster,
Shepton Mallet, Wells, Cheddar and Weston-super-Mare, before finishing
on Burnham's Esplanade.
total of £284 was raised for BARB, the charity that operates
Burnham's two life-saving rescue hovercrafts and an inshore rescue
weather was superb and everyone had a great day," said organiser
Norman Templeman. "We were delighted to have bikers taking
part from across the South West, including Bristol and Exeter."
Norman Templeman is pictured at the top of this page presenting
a cheque to BARB Deputy Operations Manager Dave Bailey outside
Burnham hovercraft station
Hovercraft Web site