Burnham pensioner, 80, set for 150ft abseil down Clifton Gorge
brave Burnham-On-Sea pensioner is set to abseil down Clifton Gorge
this weekend to raise funds for the town's carnival club.
Nicholson, 80, helped to set up Hillview Carnival Club 41 years
ago and says she wanted to do something special to celebrate the
organisation's fourth decade.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "My grandchildren gave me the abseil
down Clifton Gorge as an amusing birthday present for my 80th
back in March and I'm actually really looking forward to doing
have always been a bit of an intrepid person who loves challenges.
That's just me - the way I have always been!"
will be undertaking the 150ft abseil on Sunday August 30th, watched
by family and supporters.