November 26, 2010
Burnham slimmers present a weighty donation to cancer charity
of a slimming club in Burnham-On-Sea have this week presented
a weighty donation to a local cancer charity.
Members of the Slimming World group who meet each
Thursday at Burnham Infants School have collected two thousand
five penny pieces over the course of a year, amounting to £100.
The group's co-ordinator, Hayley Moore, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Our group's members have been dropping five pence pieces
in several collecting pots for almost a year now and are delighted
to hand over the sum to Somerset Breakthrough Breast Cancer."
She added: "One of our members was diagnosed
with breast cancer earlier this year, so this is a special cause
The charity's Christine Piper is pictured receiving
the donation from the group's co-ordinator, Hayley Moore, and
members on Thursday evening