Moose Lodge's members enjoy Weymouth trip
of Burnham-On-Sea's Moose International Lodge joined dozens of
members from other lodges from across the West Country for a weekend
trip to Weymouth.
special event at The Crown Hotel in Weymouth saw members gathering
from Burnham, Weston, Winscombe, Bristol and the Forest of Dean.
people gathered for the event, enjoying the hotels entertainment,
which included a black tie dinner dance, with speeches, toasts
also enjoyed a coach tour to Portland Bill, where members took
advantage of the winter sunshine to take in the fresh air.
weekend was organized by Burnham-On-Sea Moose members Terry and
Yvonne Cornelius in the name of Moose International Legion 8,
who have taken over the welfare reins from the now-ceased area
profit from the weekend, boosted by a £300 raffle on Saturday
and a lucrative game of heads or tails on Sunday, goes towards
supporting Moose Welfare funds.
the dinner, Legion 8 President Trevor Savage thanked Terry and
Yvonne for all their hard work in the name of Moose International,
and the hotel staff for looking after the Moose members so well.
International is a fraternal organization based on family values
that raises money for charities, and provide support to each other.
Membership of Moose is open to anyone of 21 years or over.
are available from Terry Cornelius on 01278 784645 or Chris Harris
on 01278 760486. The same applies to the Moose ladies circle who
may be contacted via Rita Harris on 01278 760486, or Dorothy Austin
on 01278 786299. The Lodge meets on the fourth Thursday of each
calender month at 7.30pm at Berrow Village Hall.
Pam Savage, wife of Legion 8 President Trevor Savage was presented
with the traditional bouquet by Fiona Davis; One of the tiered
tables at the dinner; Burnham Lodge member Jim Dolan celebrating
his 60th birthday