open day in Burnham boosts seaside safety awareness
BARB Search & Rescue held a successful open day and fundraising
hovercraft pull on Saturday (April 11th).
stream of visitors called in at the seafront charity, which operates
two hovercrafts and an inshore rescue boat, during the day-long
Martin Cox and Town Crier Alistair Murray opened the event, as
pictured below. It started with a fundraising hovercraft pull
by crewmembers through the town centre.
thanks go to all those people who supported us through the day,"
said a spokesman. "The event was held to raise seaside safety
awareness and also give visitors a chance to see our hovercrafts
up close and meet our dedicated volunteer crewmembers."
Martin Cox and Town Crier Alistair Murray started off the
Among the visitors was Tessa Munt during a break in her election