pupils take part in beach safety awareness day at BARB
of pupils from a Burnham-On-Sea School have made a special visit
to the town's rescue hovercraft charity BARB Search & Rescue
to learn more about beach safety.
80 pupils from St Andrew's School were invited along to the seafront
station where they heard about the work of the Burnham charity.
the beach safety awareness day, held on Friday, the pupils and
staff also watched a training exercise on Burnham beach where
the rescue hovercraft were in action.
organises many visits, talks and presentations through the year
to promote local beach safety," said a spokesman. "The
pupils really enjoyed their visit and found it very worthwhile."