March 13, 2011
photos: Burnham seafront fun run raises £280 for Comic Relief
dozen Burnham-On-Sea youngsters raised more than £280 for
Comic Relief by holding a fundraising run along the town's seafront
on Sunday (March 13th).
Mayor and Mayoress, Michael and Maria Clarke, were among the crowd
of supporters who cheered off the girls, aged 8 and 9, at the
start of their run along The Esplanade to the Yacht Club.
girls are thrilled to have raised such a great amount," one
of the mums, Debbie Boardman, told Burnham-On-Sea.com. "Thanks
go to everyone who supported them - we are delighted that it went
children, who all attend St Joseph's School, include Bryony, Lorna,
Lily, Sophie, Lauren, Lucy, Chloe, Nelly, Katie, Bea, Maddie and
Georgia. They have also created their own online fundraising page
for people to donate.