Christmas trees delivered to three local schools by garden centre
celebrations at three schools in the Burnham-On-Sea area have
been given a 'tree-mendous boost' with donations from a local
Knoll's Sanders Garden World has delivered free Christmas trees
to Brent Knoll, Lympsham and East Brent Schools.
comes after primary schools in the area were invited to design
a winter collage to win the chance to accompany Santa on his arrival
at the garden centre.
entry by Highbridge's Churchfield School attracted the most votes
from the public and the pupils enjoyed breakfast with Santa and
also had fun in a giant snow globe as part of their prize.
There were four runners up including Brent Knoll and Lympsham
Schools, both of whom received free Christmas trees.
East Brent School's pupils wrote several super letters appealing
for a tree, which was also successful.
Garden centre Manager Phil Tyzack said: "We were very impressed
with the entries by all the schools, so we decided to donate a
real Christmas tree to each of the runners up and also provided
each participating class with free tickets to our circus which
is running over the Christmas period."