Carnival Queen presents cheque to special needs group
and Highbridge's Carnival Queen has presented a cheque for hundreds
of pounds to a local special needs club following a successful
Queen Abbi Fear raised £520 for Somerset Time For Youth
during the annual Carnival Queen Fun day and Youth
Parade held in Burnham in June.
Time For Youth which is a club for local children with special
needs and has held a special event in Abbis honour where
she presented the cheque to Somerset Time For Youth. Abbi has
been a valued member of the club since April 2014, when it first
spokesperson for the group said: "We really cant thank
Abbi enough, the money she raised is amazing and we are going
to use some of it to put on a fantastic new years party
for our members."
Time For Youth is aimed at young people aged 0-18 with special
needs, who meet every other Saturday at The Balliol Hall in West
Huntspill from 10.30am-1pm. They recently opened a sensory room
where members can enjoy the relaxing and calming experience of
sensory lights and music.