nights raise over £2,000 for good causes at Burnham's Ritz
£2,000 has been raised this year for local good causes by
weekly quiz nights held at Burnham-On-Sea's Ritz Social Club.
popular weekly Friday quizes have raised a total of £2,004
so far during 2016 for local charities, clubs and societies.
that have benefited include: BARB Search & Rescue, Fibro Somerset,
Somerset Scouts, Hillview Carnival Club, CLIC and many more. An
average of £140 is raised on the evenings with the record
standing at £287!
clubs and societies, school PTAs, charities, local groups are
invited to contact The Ritz in Victoria Street to book for Friday
dates between July and December.
committee member Mike Barsby said: "We are really pleased
to be able to offer local groups the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing
night out and to raise a substantial amount for their good cause
at the same time."
organise everything, from supplying the questions, quizmaster,
snacks and the raffle. All the good cause has to do is turn up
on the night with a few teams, supply a couple of raffle prizes
and enjoy the evening."
target for 2016 is £6,000, so if your group or charity wants
to share in this money please contact us as soon as you can to
arrange a suitable date."
quiz starts at 8.30pm and ends about 10.30pm. Questions are suitable
for all - nothing too difficult and families are welcome.
of up to six are invited to arrive from 8pm. Admission costs just
£1 per person and the quiz quiz is open to everyone so even
if your not a charity and just fancy a quiz with friends on a
Friday night the Ritz will give you a warm welcome," added
you would like your group or charity to be booked in for a future
date or just want more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call Mike on 07936538263.