Pudsey Bear's visit to Burnham helps raise £700 for Children
bid to raise thousands of pounds for Children in Need was given
a boost at Burnham Holiday Village over the weekend.
days of fundraising in the town culminated with a fete at the
Holiday Village on Sunday, where visitors were treated to fun
and games with Pudsey Bear as well as meeting representatives
from local emergency services.
Leisure has set a fundraising target of £200,000 for its
36 parks nationwide by the end of the year.
Burnham centre's target is £5,000, and it raised £700
over the three days, during which time Pudsey visited several
schools in Burnham and Highbridge, Burnham Hospital, the High
Street and the BARB hovercraft station.
Mike Durrant told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We had a fantastic
turnout on Sunday. There was loads going on and four emergency
services turned up to support it, which was great. The total of
£700 raised was fantastic."