Berrow Cubs bounce back from brink of closure after local support
cub pack near Burnham-On-Sea which was on the brink of closure
has bounced back after support from the local community.
Cubs faced a real danger of closing last year due to low numbers,
but has since been boosted by the arrival of new members and a
and Highbridge Round Table has this week handed the group a £250
boost this week, as pictured here.
since Christmas, numbers have increased and the future once again
looks bright for this vital local community resource, enabling
children to get involved in a variety of activities and learning
important life skills," a spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
spokesman added: "First Berrow Cub Scouts are most grateful
to Burnham and Highbridge Round Table for this kind donation which
will help with activities and equipment."
pack meets every Tuesday evening at Berrow Village Hall between
6.30pm and 8pm. New members - boys and girls - are welcomed and
anyone interested in joining should contact Jenny Homes on 01278
Richard Williams (Round Table Treasurer), Mark Dyer (RT Area Chair),
Shaun Pearce (RT Vice Chair), Nick Tolley (RT Chair), Jonathon
Martin (1st Berrow Cubs committee member) and Cub leader Jenny
Holmes with members of the cub pack