Burnham-On-Sea fundraisers support
BBC Children In Need
across the Burnham-On-Sea area collected thousands of pounds for
BBC Children In Need during Friday (November 18th).
Among them were children from Burnham's Rose Cottage Nursery,
pictured above, who took part in a sponsored beach walk in their
pyjamas while singing songs!
"They all had a really nice time and enjoyed meeting people
along the route who stopped and made donations. We managed to
raise around £350," Kellie Sanders, Deputy Manager,
collection buckets were also rattling at ASDA in Highbridge, pictured
right, where Pudsey Bear made a special appearance.
Children in the Maple Class at Highbridge's Churchfield school
also raised £192.94 for Children in Need by making cakes
and biscuits to sell, as pictured below.
at Boots The Chemists, Greggs The Bakery and BOS Cafe on Burnham
High Street collected hundreds of pounds in fancy dress.
children and staff at Playaway Day Nursery in Burnham also dressed
up in Pudsey bear spots to raise funds.
at Burnham's Elizabeth Court also raised over £60 by holding
a cake and quiz morning for Children In Need. Jane Lock, Extra
Care Manager at Elizabeth Court, said: "The quiz morning
was great fun and added a real spark to everyones day -
thanks go to all the residents and staff who donated so generously."
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at Playaway Day Nursery in Burnham dressed up in bear spots
fun was enjoyed at Playaway Day Nursery in Burnham
Homes in Sedgemoors cake bakers Karen Lavers, Lindsey
Hoggard and Sue Bishop during their fundraising
Staff at Highbridge's Asda store donned fancy dressed to raise
Highbridge's Churchfield School held a cake and biscuit making
session for Children In Need on Friday
Churchfield School pupils enjoying their tasty fundraising
event on Friday
Members and volunteers of Burnham's Gateway Club held a pyjama
party on Thursday and raised approximately £175