BARB wins Sedgemoor Charity of the Year award
BARB Search & Rescue won the title of Sedgemoor Charity of
the Year during a regional business awards ceremony on Thursday
evening (March 19th).
long-running Burnham charity, which operates two rescue hovercrafts
and an inshore rescue boat, was presented with the title by a
panel of judges at the Sedgemoor Business Awards for a second
200 people attended the event at Bridgwater College, where ten
awards were handed to the area's top businesses and groups.
Chairman Mark Newman received the award on behalf of the charity,
with fundraiser and crewman Chris Bess, pictured.
award is superb recognition for our charity's dedicated volunteers,
who put in many hundreds of hours each year on training, fundraising
and attending incidents - we are very proud to receive the award
on behalf of them," said Mark.