March 26, 2011
donation for Burnham-On-Sea hovercraft rescue charity
of a Bristol sailing club have presented a £5,000 donation
to Burnham-On-Sea rescue hovercraft charity BARB.
Cruising Club members handed over the surprise donation during
a promotional event.
BARB crewmember Roger Flower had just given a short talk about
the work of the life-saving charity onboard the Bristol club's
boat, Sabrina 6, in the city harbour when the donation was announced.
money was part of late club member Peter Hinchcliffe's bequest.
It was a wonderful, unexpected donation which will be put to good
use by BARB in helping to keeping our hovercrafts running,"
Sailing club Treasurer Nick Doddrell is pictured presenting
the cheque for £5,000 to BARB's Roger Flower (centre) accompanied
by Club Commodore Dave Arberry
Official BARB Web site