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Park fundraiser for Burnham Christmas lights this evening
A fundraising film screening will be held at Burnham-On-Sea's
Ritz Cinema this evening (Tuesday, November 1st) in aid of the
town's Christmas lights fund.
The blockbuster Jurassic Park will be shown during a special
gala night at the cinema in Victoria Street at 6.30pm.
Proceeds from the event will help Burnham Chamber of Trade install
this year's festive illuminations across the town centre, which
have been hit by a fall in council grant funding.
Tickets cost £8 each and include a portion of popcorn and
ice cream plus a finger buffet in the Ritz Social Club afterwards.
Jonathan Walter from Burnham Chamber Of Trade told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"If you haven't seen this film on the big screen you won't
"The Chamber of Trade thanks the cinema's owners, Pat and
Beryl Scott, for organising this opportunity to raise money to
pay for this year's Christmas lights."
"During these difficult financial times, local councils
and voluntary organisations like the Burnham Chamber of Trade
need to all work together to keep our town vibrant and shops sustainable."
"The new Ritz Club Chairman Paul Hale and his committee
have also kindly donated a free finger buffet at the club after
the film screening which ensures all money raised will go towards
Tickets can be bought by calling the cinema on 01278 794123.
Official Burnham Chamber of Trade official website