photos: Burnham's Hillview Carnival Club holds presentation night
than 100 members and supporters of Burnham-On-Sea's Hillview Carnival
Club attended the group's annual presentation night on Saturday
Chairman Mark Bishop handed out dozens of awards and certificates
to members in recognition of their work during a ceremony at Burnham's
Ritz Social Club.
praised the club's members for their "huge support and dedication"
and thanked the club's supporters and sponsors in the 40th anniversary
award named after club suppporter Paul Plume, who died last year,
was presented to Bradley Chave and Luke Clark for thier fundraising
were also presented to Holly for most promising member, Lauren
for best girl, Luke for best boy, Alex and Holly for best newcomer,
Luke for best all-rounder, and Bradley for most improved. The
Chairman's Choice award went to Luke and Kid's Choice trophy went
to Holly, with Max and Jack the runners-up.
the evening, the club also handed over a cheque for £300
to Cancer Research UK after a successful collection during the
club's annual Christmas charity float collection last December,
taking the total to £3,166 since 2008.
Research UK spokesman Carol Fishlock, who received the cheque,
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are incredibly grateful to the
club for all their support over the past eight years - they have
raised such a huge sum for us."