June 10, 2009
annual Smile Walk set to be held this Sunday
of walkers dressed in fancy dress will be striding along Burnham's
Sunday (June 14th) when
the town's Smile Walk takes place.
fundraising event, now in its fourth year, usually draws dozens
of walkers and raises thousands of pounds for a school in India.
Becky Saunders, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com this week: "We
hope as many people will take part as possible, and help to raise
a few smiles here in Burnham and on the faces of some of the world's
poorest children at Peter Gilliard Memorial School in Rajahmundry,
walk will start from Burnham jetty at 2.00pm. The walkers will
wander along Thye Esplanade to
the town bandstand, then come back past the jetty to the Sailing
Club, before returning to the jetty.
will also be music from Burnham and Highbridge Band, refreshments
for the walkers and smiley-faced balloons supplied by Sentiments.