July 6, 2011
concerts and raffle raise £2,500 for Highbridge festival
total of £2,500 has been raised for the Highbridge Festival
of the Arts by a popular fundraising raffle and concerts.
Organiser Ann Burridge has this week thanked all those who supported
the events, which were held to raise much-needed cash towards
running the annual festival.
"We held two very enjoyable concerts with young and old performers
playing various instruments and singing," she told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"I would also like to thank everyone who donated, helped
and in any other way contributed to the success of our fundraising
raffle and concerts."
winners were: Lee Stoodley, Mr Yip, Jane Gibbs, Mike Allen, Philip
Farr-Cox, P Morris, Lydia Buncombe, Bobby Hicks, James Soffe,
Amy Balcomb, Holly Brown, Mr & Mrs Fuller, P Hemming, Dave
Hanlon, Rachel Burland, Mr Davies, Mr Yip, Maxine Shattock, Rosemary
Hawkins, Mrs Mills, Mrs Mitchell, Julia Baxter, Gwen Holman, Phil
Coles, Frank Parker, Mrs Chatterton, Mrs Mackie, Janet Coleman,
Holly Banes, Alice Burridge, Melvin Shepherd, DIY shop, Margaret
Welch and Hazel Braun.
Pictured at Saturday's concert: (left to right) Back - Phillip
Farr-Cox, Edward Coleman, Hazel Rigby, Ann Burridge, Graham Lyne;
(front) Jackie Yip, Nicole Morris, Nikki Hewson, Sue OBrien
and Emily Blake