February 18, 2011
hovercraft charity joins fundraising 'Go Orange Day'
rescue hovercraft charity BARB will be taking part in a nationwide
fundraising day for independent lifeboat stations today (Friday,
BARB's seafront station will be open from 10am-4pm to mark 'Go
Burnham's two rescue hovercrafts will be on display and visitors
will also be to discuss beach safety with BARB's crewmembers.
Several schools and nursing homes in the Burnham area will also
be holding events to mark the day. The Towans Care Home in Berrow
Road, Burnham will be holding a coffee morning to mark the event.
'Go Orange Day' is an annual nationwide fundraiser for independent
lifeboat stations around the Britain to raise awareness of their
Official BARB Web site