is renamed 'Bubble-On-Sea' for charity event!
motorists heading into Burnham-On-Sea will have noticed the town
has a new name this week, according to a road sign.
just days left until Weston Hospicecares first-ever Bubble
Rush run on Saturday 5th August in Apex Park, the Burnham-On-Sea
welcome sign on Queen's Drive has been given a little makeover.
Together with members of the Weston Hospicecare fundraising team,
Mayor Bill Hancock and his wife, Mayoress Frances Hancock, posed
in front of the newly decorated sign as it welcomed motorists to
"Were really pleased to host an event in Burnham-On-Sea,
as our clinical team does a lot of work to support dozens of patients
and even more family members in the area," Kelsey Dehaney,
event coordinator at Weston Hospicecare, told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
hope lots of people will come out to support the hospice by taking
part and raising sponsorship with the Bubble Rush!"
The team at Weston Hospicecare approached the town councillors of
Burnham with the idea, and the Mayor was happy to get involved.
"From personal experience, I know how important the care and
support that hospices provide is," said Cllr Bill Hancock.
work that the hospice does is marvellous, and were pleased
to support their efforts however we can."
Although online registrations for the event have now closed, those
interested in coming along to the Bubble Rush are encouraged to
call 01934 423 960 to sign up.
there will be spots available for those who wish to sign up on the
"The Bubble Rush is a fun 5K walk, run or toddle through four
different coloured Bubble Stations," added Kelsey. "With
the weather set to be nice for the weekend, were sure participants
will have a brilliant time --- all while helping to support a great
Hospicecare was founded by the community in 1989 and provides physical,
psychological, emotional and spiritual care and support to both
local people affected by life-limiting illnesses and to their loved
supports local people in Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset and the
border areas of Somerset, providing a safe haven and source of comfort
to those who need it.