raised for Burnham Hospital during blue-themed fundraiser!
£1,400 was raised for Burnham-On-Sea Hospital when supporters
held a colourful social evening on Saturday (March 7th).
150 people attended The Friends of Burnham Hospital's blue-themed
fundraiser at The Oaktree in Highbridge.
guests enjoyed an excellent meal and then danced to a broad repertoire
of music performed by the very talented Lipinski Band.
10 minutes of the meal break a tombola raised in excess of £600
towards a total evening's profit of £1400.
evening was a sell-out and as a special event is in the planning
for the 50th anniversary of the Friends next year it is expected
that tickets for this will be very much in demand when they become
Deahl, Chairman of the Friends, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It
was a fantastic evening, partly because of the excellence of the
band and partly because of the welcome and co-operation we get
from Debbie Hancock and her excellent staff at The Oaktree."
are extremely grateful to those businesses and individuals who
donated the 100 prizes in the tombola."
penny of the money raised will go towards making life better for
both patients and staff at our hospital, a facility which we in
Burnham are very proud of."