supports RAFA 'Brew For The Few' fundraiser
Mayor was among the local residents helping to raise money for
the Royal Air Forces Association during a special coffee morning
in the town on Saturday (July 10th).
Burnham branch of the RAFA organised the "Brew for the Few"
event at The Railway pub in the High Street to mark the 70th Anniversary
of the Battle of Britain.
were provided for a small sum towards the Wings Appeal Charity.
Burnham's Mayor Michael Clarke and his wife, Mayoress Maria Clarke,
gave their support.
Brian Mudge told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "A series of fundraising
tea and coffee events have been held across the UK to raise money
for the RAF Association's work of supporting current and former
RAF personnel and their families."
added that the 'Brew for the Few' initiative is named after Churchill's
famous speech which referred to "never in the field of human
conflict was much owed by so many to so few", commemorating
the bravery of RAF personnel in WWII.