Lions Club appeals for Quantocks fundraisers
of clubs and charities in the Burnham-On-Sea area which need funding
are being invited to pull on their walking boots and rucksacks
to take part in a sponsored walk in the Quantocks next month.
by Burnham-On-Sea and District Lions Club, the sponsored walk's
main purpose will be to support the work of the Children's Hospice
participants will be able to retain half of their sponsorship
money to support other local charities or clubs in the Burnham
year's event, to be held on May 23rd, will be the fifteenth annual
the years more than £30,000 has been raised for Children's
Hospice South West and last year's event alone collected £1,453.50.
will be a choice of two walks this year. Either a six-mile main
walk or a shorter walk of three miles," co-organiser John
Hodgson told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
may start at any time between 9.30am and 12.30pm. Cold drinks
and biscuits will be provided along the way and hot drinks will
also be available at the finish. It should be another fun event."
forms and further details can be obtained from Home Hardware at
53 The High Street in Burnham-On-Sea or by calling Mr Hodgson
on 01278 782527.
above is last year's cheque presentation, when Burnham Lions handed
over more than £1,000 to the Children's Hospice South West
following the walk