December 1, 2006
Trinity Rise bursts into festive colour!
Burnham-On-Sea cul-de-sac whose impressive display of Christmas
lights was featured on national TV last year has burst into festive
colour again this week as residents lit up their homes.
of onlookers watched the eight Trinity Rise homes illuminate their
Friday night (December 1st) when residents also held a
Christmas street party.
homes are decorated top to bottom in thousands of lights, as shown
here, and last year gained national attention when they were featured
got a really special display again this year," organiser
Christine Woodbery told Burnham-On-Sea.com. "This is our
ninth year and we have a total of eight homes taking part, which
is the most ever. This year's lights really are something special!"
lights are on display every night from 4pm until January 6th.
Last year, a huge £4,000 was raised for charity and organisers
hope similar amount will be raised for this year's beneficiaries:
BIBIC, BARB and the Somerset Children's Hospice.
of lights cover one of the Trinity Rise homes in Burnham
blaze of colour: another of the homes lights up for Christmas
Rise residents Roger and Jill Flower, Christine Woodbery, Nick
and Hazel Gardener, Pete and Mary Smith with Paula Payne at Friday's
illuminated reindeer in the garden of one of the homes