hero fundraiser boosts funds for Burnham's
of people turned up in colourful costumes for a super hero themed
fundraising event to help a life-saving Burnham-On-Sea charity
on Saturday evening (March 20th).
'Super Hero Night' was held at Brean's Beachcomber Inn in aid
of the hovercraft rescue group's £60,000 campaign to buy
a new replacement craft.
David Heathcoat-Amory was among the supporters at the event and
had the job of picking a winner from the line-up of entertaining
was a tough decision, there were some excellent outfits, but I
was very happy to give my support to such a worthwhile local cause,"
said Mr Heathcoat-Amory.
Hart from Brean was awarded first prize after being named the
best-dressed for his Banana Man outfit.
glamour model Poppy Rivers was also in attendance and gave her
support by donating a signed photograph of herself, which was
donations on the night, a total of £1,650 is expected to
have been raised towards the cost of buying the new hovercraft.
audience enjoyed an evening of live music from The Soundations,
a popular motown, disco and soul group, plus other entertainment.
organiser Michael Lowe told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Thanks go
to everyone who attended. It was a fun evening and helped raise
a good sum towards the cost of BARB's replacement hovercraft."
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