Caravans fire: Boss 'humbled' by community support
at Highbridge Caravans have thanked the local community for their
support following a huge fire which destroyed 160 caravans worth
over £1m on Saturday.
first reported here,
crews were called from across Somerset to battle the blaze at around
1.30am on Saturday when 160
caravans were destroyed.
Davies, Director at Highbridge Caravans, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"There have been so many messages of support over the last
couple of days - from locals, customers and suppliers. Everyone
has been wanting to help us at this difficult time, which is really
Sunday, Burnham and Highbhridge's Carnival Queen Hannah Sainsbury
- whose position is sponsored by Highbridge Caravans - visited to
give her support along with members of the Carnival Committee, as
added: "We are grateful for all the support and want everyone
to know that we are open as usual."
also went ahead with our open weekend and had many people calling
in to give us their backing. Our staff have pulled out all the stops
to help us clear up and recover."
Scouts and Secretworld also attended the firm's open weekend, providing
extra attractions to the visitors.
Caravans fire: Video and eyewitness accounts of the fire