200 set to join fundraising Memory Walk at Brean this Sunday
200 people are expected to take part in a fundraising walk at
Brean this weekend.
annual Memory Walk in aid of Alzheimers Society will be
started by children's TV star Sooty this Sunday (22nd September).
walkers will gather at 2pm outside the entrance to The Tavern
at Brean Leisure Park before striding to Brean Down and back.
Mike Barsby told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Our route will take
us on a short, sandy footpath from Brean Leisure Park over the
sand dunes to the beach. We will then turn right and walk along
the sand to Brean Cove."
will trek up the steps to the top of Brean Down then turn left
and follow the National trust footpath enjoying the fabulous views
on the walk to Brean Fort before returning via the same route."
shorter half mile wheelchair route around Brean Leisure Park is
also available. On return to Brean Leisure Park, everyone will
enjoy well deserved free refreshments at the Brean Tavern.
time is from 1pm with the walk starting at 2pm. All are welcome.
Societys Memory Walk, in partnership with Bupa Care Homes,
is a series of fundraising walking events that take place across
England, Wales and Northern Ireland every September, raising money
to provide vital support to people living with dementia and help
research to find a cure.