boost awarded to Burnham-On-Sea disabilities club
group that helps people with learning disabilities across the
Burnham-On-Sea area has this week been handed a financial boost
of hundreds of pounds.
Councillor John Woodman has given the Burnham and Highbridge Gateway
Club a cheque for £500 using money from his council community
presented the cheque to grateful club members during their AGM,
held in Burnham's BAY Centre, as pictured here.
club - which last
year celebrated its 30th anniversary - provides social activities
for local adults with learning disabilities.
leader Barbara Thorogood told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We're
very grateful to John for choosing us for this money, which will
go towards the cost of providing new facilities for our members."
are (left to right) Gateway Club secretary Edna Russell, Cllr
John Woodman, club Chairman Arthur Thorogood and club leader Barbara