February 9, 2009
hovercraft charity appeals for new helpers and crew
the charity that runs Burnham-On-Sea's life-saving hovercrafts
and an inshore rescue boat, is to hold an open day for new shorehelpers,
crewmembers and fundraisers this Sunday (February 15th).
charity is appealing for new volunteers to come forward to help
with all aspects of the busy rescue organisation and
full training is available.
Newman, BARB's Chairman, said: "We are expecting another
busy year and would like to hear from as many people from the
Burnham area as possible. So whether you're 18 or 60, feel free
to come along to Sunday's open day."
event will be held at the hovercraft station, situated next to
the tourist information centre on Burnham seafront, this Sunday
between 10am-3pm. Visitors are also welcome at BARB's training
evenings any Wednesday between 7.30pm and 9pm.
Hovercraft Web site