June 9, 2009
photos: Burnham-On-Sea Mayor and Mayoress lead cubs investiture
Mayor and Mayoress were the special guests at the investiture
of eight young cubs on Monday evening (June 8th).
Cooper and wife Christine handed out certificates to the youngsters
during the ceremony for Burnham's
Kingfisher Cub Pack at
the Town Council Chambers in Jaycroft Road.
sought-after Chief Scout's Silver Award was also presented to
one young cub, Hamish, pictured on the right.
Burland, Group Scout Leader, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "During
the evening, the group learned about the role of the Mayor and
Mayoress and also got to ask him lots of questions about his work!"
eight being invested were Connor, Harvey, Thomas, Maisie, Luc,
Thomas, Harvey and Imogen (pictured at the top of this page).
Scouts also learned about the history of Burnham-On-Sea's town
plaque and, shown below, are Scouts Emily and Abbigail with Mayoress
Christine Cooper, David Burland and Mayor Derick Cooper.
the group is keen to hear from volunteers interested in helping
its work. They can contact Mr Burland on 01278 786960.