group gets winter safety boost from town centre firm
group of Burnham-On-Sea Brownies will be seen more clearly this
winter thanks to a donation from a business in the town.
in Burnham High Street has donated 30 high-visibility vests to
the 4th Burnham-On-Sea (St Andrews) Brownies to make sure the
girls are seen when out and about over the winter months.
donation coincides with the darker mornings and nights as well
as Road Safety Week which takes place from 17th-23rd November.
is an initiative from national road safety charity Brake, of which
Specsavers is a co-sponsor.
Venkat, store director at Specsavers in Burnham, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Now that the clocks have gone back, it gets dark very early
so we hope the vests will ensure the girls are safe when they
are on trips. We are very proud to sponsor Road Safety Week as
it's something we are passionate about supporting."
very grateful to Specsavers for their kind donation,' says Jane
Mitchell, Brown Owl at 4th Burnham-on-Sea Brownies. 'We go out
quite a lot as a group so I'm sure we'll make great use of the
vests and they will help ensure the girls' safety."