£2,300 collected for good causes at Burnham seafront fireworks
than £2,300 was collected for local charities during last
Sunday night's seafront fireworks display in Burnham-On-Sea.
Rotary Club, the official collector at the event, said it was grateful
to all those who dug deep to donate.
club's President Elect David Underwood told Burnham-On-Sea.com that
£2,317.80 had been collected from spectators.
added: "It was a great collection, thank you to all those who
gave. This sum will be divided between the Town Council and the
Rotary Club and used to support local charities."
you to all our collectors, The Army Cadet Force for their help in
collecting and to BOS Hair for the use of their premises."
£12,000 was also raised for good causes by the carnival collection
held on Monday evening, as we reported here.
Carnival collection rises to £12,994 after huge turnout
Thousands watch Burnham-On-Sea's seafront fireworks