charity bike nights to be held in Burnham-On-Sea from May
series of fundraising motorbike nights are to be held in Burnham-On-Sea
over the summer months to raise money for local good causes.
Dozens of bikers will be gathering at the top end of Burnham's
Morrisons car park each Tuesday from May 7th.
of the organisers, Dennis Perks, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
are just a few friendly bikers that do lots for charity and support
our local emergency services."
biker will make a donation of £1, with every penny going
to local charities and a memorial fund set up in memory of Dylan
Cecil, the four year-old boy who died in an accidental fall from
the town's jetty last August.
groups will be helping with collecting and marshalling the events
and further volunteers are welcome to get involved.
added: "With the backing of Dylan's family, we were approached
to see if we could get a Burnham bike night running in conjunction
with a fund set up in memory of the young boy. We are looking
to get the events underway and raising money for local good causes."
bike nights will start on Tuesday May 7th at 6pm and run each
week until Sunday September 1st when a fundraising bike run will
Town Council gave its backing to the bike nights this week when
councillors considered the plans.
Organisers met at TA8s bistro in Burnham-On-Sea this week to finalise