photos: Burnham bike run and fun day held in memory of Dylan Cecil
bikers from across the Burnham-On-Sea area held a fundraising
bike run and fun day on Sunday (September 1st) in memory of Dylan
Cecil, the four year-old boy who died after falling from the town's
jetty last summer.
local motorcyclists took part in the bike run, which started on
the town's seafront and travelled to Chew Valley Lake and back.
of pounds were raised for three local charities - BARB, the RNLI
and the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.
and entertainment were also set up on the grass along the seafront
for the fun day, with a bouncy castle, tombola, raffle, auction
and craft traders.
organisers, Phil Hayward and Den Perks, right, said they were
pleased with how the event had gone.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Big thanks go to everyone who came
along to support the event - we had a great day and hope to have
raised a good sum for the three charities."
would also like to thank everyone who has supported and helped
us over the summer season with our Burnham bike nights every Tuesday,
particularly those wo have worked behind the scenes such as my
weekly Tuesday bike nights in Burnham's Morrisons car park are
continuing until September 24th, weather permitting. The bikes
arrive at 6pm each week and are on show to the public with money
raised going to charity.