dancing event in Brean raises over £2,100 for local hospice
pole dancing evening held in Brean has raised over £2,000
for a local hospice.
event raised £1,895 on the night and saw a total of £2,100
for St Margaret's Hospice.
pole dancing fitness group Pole Essence organised the annual event,
with members performing a number of routines.
money was raised from ticket sales, a raffle, donations and the
sale of charity's own branded merchandise.
spokeswoman for Pole Essence said they were delighted how the
event had gone and thanked all those who supported the event by
and owner of Pole Essence Sam Smith told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I
am overwhelmed by the success of the event, I can't thank all
those involved enough."
played their part, performers, helpers, and the host. I would
like to thank the Beachcomber for their support, and mostly I
would like to thank the family and friends of the Pole Essence
students as they played a huge part in making the night the success
Hospice are completely amazed with the money raised and have asked
us to say a massive thank you on their behalf."
group also announced a change of name on the night from Pole Essence
to Studio Essence, which will be happening from the New Year when
group will also get a new purpose-built studio in Highbridge where
we they will be based from now on, offering classes such as aerial
hoop and stretch classes.
Some of those who performed during Saturday evening's fundraising
event in Brean (photos Mike Lang)