April 23, 2011
photos: Jail break drama at Burnham-On-Sea police station!
police station was the centre of attention when a jail break took
place on Saturday (April 23rd) - but it was all in aid of a good
of fundraisers donned colourful costumes to take part in the event,
for Weston Hospicecare, with the aim of getting as far away from
Burnham as possible within a 24 hour period, without spending
a single penny.
The event sees the volunteers beg, borrow and blag their way
to raising as much money as possible for the charity.
participants are Andy Rowse, Brendan Sheridan, Christopher Rowse,
Tony Deake, Helen Stoodley, Stacey Ford, Chantelle Henderson,
David Cox and Kath Dunstone.
means no buses, no trains or petrol money. They can hitch a ride
and see if they can blag their way onto public transport for free,
or do whatever it takes to get as far away as possible, providing
no money exchanges hands!" Weston Hospicecare spokeswoman
Jennie Bishop told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Last years competition saw the teams ending up in Paris,
Boulogne, Brussels, John OGroats and Mansfield, raising
charity provides free palliative care to 1,000 people with life-limiting
illnesses in North Somerset and neighbouring parts of Somerset.