Published: June 13, 2012
In photos: 280 Scouts compete in mass Burnham sandcastle contest

Over 280 Scouts, Beavers, Cubs and Explorers from across the district gathered on Burnham-On-Sea beach on Tuesday evening (June 12th) to take part in a mass sandcastle building competition.

The youngsters from Burnham, Highbridge, Cheddar, Bridgwater, Cannington, Wedmore, North Petherton, Bridgwater, Weare and Huntspill took part in the annual contest next to the town's jetty.

The entries had a Olympic theme with plenty of flags, Olympic rings and torches being crafted in the sand. One entry even included the whole Olympic stadium!

Co-organiser Lorna Walker told Burnham-On-Sea.com she was delighted at how the event had gone.

She added: "The event is a wonderful opportunity for groups from across the district to come together. We've had a great evening and the good weather made perfect conditions for sandcastle building!"

 


Bookmark and Share

Search Burnham-On-Sea.com|Add Burnham-On-Sea.com to your Bookmarks|Send a mail from Burnham-On-Sea.com|Print this page|Back to previous page|Discuss this article

Burnham-On-Sea Seafront Webcam
Burnham-On-Sea Webcam
24-hour live pictures
See live images of the seafront and beach with Burnham's Webcam. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Shops
Burnham-On-Sea Shopping Guide
Buy in Burnham!
Support local traders by shopping in town - see our A-Z index of businesses. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Video
Burnham-On-Sea Video
Burnham video news
Watch video highlights of events across Burnham with these video clips. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Photos
Burnham-On-Sea Photos

Photo gallery
Hundreds of photos from events across the Burnham-On-Sea area. Click here

Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See us on YouTube