stride out for charity during Burnham to Brean beach walk
of The Alzheimer's Society pulled on their walking boots to take
part in the charity's annual sponsored walk from Burnham-On-Sea
to Brean on Sunday (May 19th).
in its 10th year, the Brean Beach Walk attracted over 20 walkers,
who started on the seafront next to Burnham Pier and followed
a route along the beach to Berrow and Brean Cove, before returning.
Mike Barsby told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The walk was again
well supported and proved a fun event, attracting people of all
ages and abilities. We hope to have raised a good sum for The
can affect anyone statistics show that 1 in 4 people know
or have known someone with Alzheimer's or Dementia. In my case,
it was my Mum, Joyce, whose memory deteriorated so badly that
in the last years of her life she could not recognise her close
Some of the walkers during Sunday's fundraising walk