Burnham pub receives award from Royal Air Forces Association
Railway Inn has been presented with a plaque in recognition of
its services to the Royal Air Forces Association.
Bebbington, the Manager of The Railway, received the award from
Brian Mudge of the Burnham branch of the RAFA on Friday (June
8th) during the group's annual Brew For The Few fundraising coffee
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The plaque was presented in recognition
of the services provided by the pub's staff and the brewery over
the past three years. This is very much appreciated by the Burnham
and District Branch of the RAFA."
added that the pub's assistance during Friday's severe gales and
heavy rain had also ensured the fundraiser had been able to go
ahead as planned.
weather was not kind to us on Friday and fortunately The Railway
very kindly let us use the coffee/tea section of the pub to hold
our event indoors. Without their assistance in allowing this,
we would have been forced to cancel," he said.
it was, we managed to raise £140 for the Wings Appeal, which
considering the wet and windy conditions, was an achievement in
itself. Everyone who participated in setting this annual event
worked very hard and my hearty thanks goes out to them all."
those attending was Burnham's Mayor and Mayoress, along with other
town councillors who attended and helped to raise the level of
interest in the RAFA Wings Appeal and the upcoming Armed Forces
Top, Jay Bebbington, the Manager of The Railway, receiving the
award from Brian Mudge on Friday; and above some of those at the