gold medalist rower James Cracknell visits Burnham-On-Sea
Olympic gold medalist James Cracknell make a special visit to
Burnham-On-Sea on Saturday (November 23rd) when he visited the
town's rescue hovercrafts and met traders in the High Street.
Cracknell OBE, a British rowing champion, made the visit with
parliamentary hopeful James Heappey.
duo met crew at the seafront BARB station and joined a hovercraft
training session to see the charity's work up close.
also chatted with shoppers in the town centre before visiting
several High Street traders.
Cracknell, who is standing as a candidate for the South West in
next year's European Parliamentary elections, said: "It was
great to visit Burnham and meet some of the people here. I'm grateful
for BARB showing me some of the amazing work they do along the