Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset

Published: April 18, 2006
Easter bonnet parade raises funds for Burnham-On-Sea hovercraft group

Participants taking part in the Easter bonnet competition at Diamond Farm, Brean on April 16th 2006

Hundreds of pounds was raised for Burnham-On-Sea's hovercraft when holidaymakers at a Brean caravan site held an Easter bonnet parade.

Hovercraft group member Paul Giles with boys winner Deamon GrundyThe popular event was well supported by a large number of families staying at Diamond Farm who made scores of bonnets of all shapes, sizes and colours.

Organised by the Diamond Farm Charity Committee, organiser Roy Newell said the event had been "a big success."

"We all had a lot of fun while raising money for this very worthwhile cause. It was a great afternoon."

Easter bonnet competition winner Megan BrodieHeld on Easter day, Sunday April 16th, prizes were presented to those who had made the best bonnets.

First place in the men's section was won by Bryn Hockey while first lady was Glennis Alloway.

In the children's entries, Deamon Grundy won the boy's section and Megan Brodie's was judged to have entered the best girl's bonnet.

Organisers and participants at the Diamond Farm event in Brean


Burnham-On-Sea Hovercraft Web site

Diamond Farm


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