December 5, 2010
of Burnham-On-Sea art
raises money for Indian school
exhibition of paintings and photos by local artists in Burnham-On-Sea
raised more than £200 for an Indian school when it was held
on Saturday (December 4th).
of people attended the 'R-Tex' and bric-a-brac sale at Burnham's
Baptist Church in College Street to raise money for the Peter
Gilliard Memorial School in India.
the artwork on display was local artist Susan Yard's impressive
Burnham beach scene, shown right, which is made entirely of wool
and has taken three months to produce.
event was well supported by artists and visitors and we thank
everyone who helped us raise a total of £233," organiser
Jayne Feltham told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Peter Gilliard Memorial School in Rajahmundry, India is named
after Highbridge resident Peter Gilliard who died in 2002.