Celebrations in Burnham as Andy Murray wins historic Wimbledon
fans in Burnham-On-Sea were celebrating on Sunday after watching
Andy Murray's historic win in the Wimbledon Men's Final.
of Burnham's Avenue Tennis Club gathered to watch the nerve-wracking
final in which Murray became the first British man to be crowned
Wimbledon champion in 77 years after beating Novak Djokovic in
three straight sets.
Avenue Head Coach Vinny Duddy, pictured here celebrating at the
club, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It was a fantastic result
for Andy and a great day for British tennis."
numbers of tennis fans watched in their homes and in pubs across
Burnham - and there were loud cheers at Burnham's Picnic In The
Park in the Manor Gardens when the result was announced.