and white themed fundraiser raises £700 for Burnham
than £700 was raised for Burnham-On-Sea Hospital at a fundraising
party on Saturday (March 23rd).
130 people attended the event, organsied by The Friends of Burnham
Hospital, at the Oaktree Arena in Edithmead.
theme of this year's event was 'black and white', as reflected
in the guests' evening atire.
Deahl, Chairman of the Friends, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
were delighted with the large number who attended. Their reactions
when they left at the end of the evening indicated that all appeared
to have enjoyed a really good night out."
tombola, which had 100 prizes, raised £500 and altogether
the evening raised nearly £700. What was even more important
to us was the fact that the Friends recruited over 35 new members
during the evening showing how local people value and appreciate
our local hospital."
guests enjoyed a buffet and were entertained by Bristol singer
Stephanie Scott. All money raised goes towards making life better
for both patients and staff.
those attending were James Heappey, the Conservative candidate
for the Wells constituency, and his wife Kate, pictured above.