April 6, 2011
charity's Burnham fundraisers receive bumper cheque
group of Burnham-On-Sea charity supporters has this week been
presented with a bumper cheque following a collection at the annual
Sedgemoor Civic Service.
Sedgemoor District Council Chairwoman Jane Moreton handed over
£214.06 to local representatives and supporters of SURE
(Somerset Unit For Radiotherapy Equipment) outside Burnham Hospital.
SURE fundraisers John Palmer and Don Griffen are pictured receiving
the cheque from Jane Moreton, Paul Herbert, Dennis Davey and Arthur
Thorogood on Tuesday (April 5th).
John told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are very grateful for
this donation, which will help towards the cost of much-needed
radiotherapy equipment and treatment."
The Sedgemoor Civic Service was held in early March when dozens
of dignitaries from across the area gathered in Cheddar for the