March 25, 2006
players bring music to the ears of Burnham-On-Sea hovercraft group
group of Burnham-on-Sea flute players brought music to the ears
of the town's rescue hovercraft group on Saturday March 25th when
they performed a fundraising concert.
Flautists Group was only formed six weeks ago, but its members
put on a high-quality programme in St Andrew's Church.
audience was treated to a varied mixture of music played by Sue
Efford, Jean Fice, Amy Jandrell and Georgia Fraser, with Derrick
Jones on piano.
and Burnham Flautists leader Mary Hancock said: "It was a
superb morning, much enjoyed by both the audience and our musicians.
It was also good to raise over £45 for such a worthwhile
the performance, BARB crew members Mel Gosling and Dave Bailey
gave an overview of the work of the hovercraft, explaining the
importance of raising money to keep the craft in operation.
Flautists group is welcoming new members. Those who are interested
can contact the group on 01278 783806.
photos show flute players Sue Efford, Jean Fice, Amy Jandrell
and Georgia Fraser with organiser Mary Hancock and BARB's David
Bailey and Mel Gosling and, above right, one of the players during
Hovercraft Web site