attack won't stop Burnham Panto Society's Paul performing!
member of Burnham-On-Sea's Pantomime Society has an extra special
reason to look forward to the group's annual show next month,
having suffered a serious heart attack just four weeks ago.
Wynn, pictured, was rushed to Weston Hospital on November 13th
after suffering the attack.
was given an emergency operation when a coronary stent was fitted
to his heart in a bid to save his life.
surgery went well and now, after several weeks rest, Paul is recovering
so well that is planning to play a lead role in Burnham Pantomime
Society's production of Sleeping Beauty in January when he will
be the show's dame.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com this week: "I am so relieved the
operation went well and just want to put it all behind me now."
taken part in many of the society's shows over the years and wouldn't
want to miss this one, especially becuase I didn't think I would
be able to take part. I'm looking forward to having some fun as
- who runs the Barber's Shop in Burnham High street - suffered
the heart attack last month just days before he was due to perform
in another show, called Brassed Off, a stage version of the award-winning
film, in Street.
said: "It was terrible timing just a few days before the
show but fortunately the producer stepped in to learn my role
at the last minute, enabling it to go ahead without me."
Burnham Pantomimem Society's Sleeping Beauty will
be performed at Burnham's Princess Theatre from January 28th-February
4th 2012. Tickets are on sale now from The Barber's Shop at 7a
The High Street in Burnham or by calling 01278 782723. Prices
are £10 per adult, £8 per child/OAP and £25
Pictured: Top, Paul Wynn with tickets to January's
show and, above, taking part in a previous Burnham pantomime