27, 2012 Countdown
underway to Jubilee world record bid in Burnham-On-Sea
countdown to Jubilee Celebrations in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge
on Saturday June 2nd is underway, with a youth parade and a world
record sandcastle building bid being planned.
day will start with a youth parade from Highbridge's Apex Park
to Burnham Pavillion.
Jefferies, one of the organisers, said this week: "We are
looking for as many youth groups, schools and playgroups from
Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge as possible to participate. If you
are part of, or know of any group with youths, then please contact
us to express interest."
the event reaches the Pavillion, the participants will take part
in a world record attempt at building the most sandcastles in
an hour on the beach."
Anyone is invited to take part and after the record attempt, an
afternoon of entertainment is being planned in Marine Cove Gardens.
All participants in the world record will receive a certificate
video of how to make sandcastles has been produced by the organisers
and is shown on the right.
are still looking for more ideas. If anyone is good at sand sculptures
and would like to get involved, or if anyone has anything that
may add to the day, please contact us via 07724995631".
business community is supporting the event with sponsors including
Sunspot Amusements, The Pavillion, JH Productions, The Oaktree,
Burnham and Highbridge Town Council, Toy Cupboard, Seabreeze,
Galley Cafe, Skye Bar, Sedgemoor District Council and Burnham
Top, some of the organisers of Burnham's bid with a sample sandcastle
on Burnham beach and, above, a video showing how to make a record-beating
sandcastles at the event
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