Today's Burnham-On-Sea Youth Parade to go ahead on beach
annual youth parade will be held on the town's beach today
(Saturday, July 12th).
Smith, the organiser, told Burnham-On-Sea.com that the parade
of young people and groups will take place from 11am, starting
at Maddock's Slade before heading along the sands to the jetty.
hoping for as many groups involved with youth activities to take
part in this event and show the great things on offer for the
younger members of Burnham and Highbridge," he said.
the procession, there will be a sandcastle building competition
on the beach and a fun day.
day organiser - and Carnival Queen - Emma Nicholson said: "When
I was crowned last year I was determined to do something unforgettable
with my year as Carnival Queen. I also wanted to raise money for
charities and Burnham Pantomime Society."
as part of the youth parade, I am organising a fun day for the
community. There will be games, a raffle, bouncy castle, displays
and lots more fun things for everyone to get involved with."
of the charities I'm supporting is Think Amy, a local road safety
charity. I chose this because I wanted to do something for children
and my mum's cousin was killed in a road accident in 1995, so
I feel being aware of road safety is important for everyone
event is also open for craft stalls and groups. Get involved by