raised for Stroke Association by traditional wassailing evening
bumper cheque for £4,550 has been presented to the Stroke
Association this week following a successful night of wassailing
near Burnham-On-Sea earlier in the year.
event at Rich's Cider Farm in Watchfield was organised by the
Rotary Club of Burnham-On-Sea, supported by The Skimmity Hitchers
and Bob Darch Music.
annual event has grown during recent years and is well attended
by locals in a tradition to ward off evil spirits and ensure there
is a good apple crop.
Rotary Club would like to thank Richs Cider, Ken & Sue Jones,
and also Bob Darch for their continued support," said a spokesman.
George Scott will also be running the London marathon in aid of
the Stroke Association this April. The 2016 wassailing event will
take place on Saturday, January 16th in aid of Burnham-On-Sea
Brian, Jan and George Scott (Richs Cider) Kenny Jones, Rotary
President Jane Gibbs and Rotarian Ashley Edwards (photo Mike Lang)