fundraisers join world's biggest coffee morning
of Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge residents headed to fundraising
coffee mornings on Friday and Saturday as part of the World's Biggest
were held to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support as part of
the annual fundraiser.
and Highbridge's Mayor, Cllr Bill Hancock, said: "It's marvellous
to see the towns pulled out all the stops this year with their support."
such a great cause and brings people together in a positive way
across our local community."
of local events were held, including at The Princess Theatre where
a coffee and cake morning plus a Table Top sale was attended by
the Mayor and Mayoress.
businesses in Burnham also held their own events, including CJ Hole
estate agents, right.
coffee and cake day was also held on Saturday at Burnham-On-Sea
Sailing Club on The Esplanade, organised by Tracey Stroud, which
was well supported.
Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning is Macmillan's flagship event.
Last year, over 50,000 people signed up to the coffee morning, raising
over £10million for the charity. Macmillan improves the lives
of people affected by cancer, providing practical, medical, emotional
and financial support.
Sailing Club's event attracted visitors through the day on Saturday
Brent Knoll, the Red Cow team held their own fundraiser for Macmillan
of tasty cakes were on display to tempt customers at the Red Cow!
Victoria Hotel also got into the fundraising with its own event
Towans Residential Home in Burnham-On-Sea held its own successful
Macmillan coffee afternoon, with live music and refreshments
Towans residents enjoyed teas and cakes and fun was had by all,
on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge