Burnham-On-Sea celebrity golf day raises £4,000 for charity
£4,000 was raised for charity when a celebrity-backed golf
day was held in Burnham-On-Sea on Friday (April 28th).
TV sports presenter John Inverdale was joined by Sir Gareth Edwards
CBE, a Welsh former rugby union player, and Matt Perry, a leading
English rugby union rugby player.
were among 70 golfers playing at the day-long event at Burnham &
Berrow Golf Club, held in aid of Cerebral Palsy.
Carl Turnell told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We were delighted to
have the celebrity backing for the day - we couldn't have done it
without them and thank everyone who played."
was a very successful event that we estimate has raised over £4,000."
added: "My son Harry, who is 14, suffers from Cerebral Palsy,
so we arranged the golf day to give something back and raise funds
to help other children with Cerebral Palsy."
and his brother Freddie are keen players and took part. We hope
that this golf day can become an annual event for charity."
auction page has also been set up as part of the day where people
can bid for several great items - it's still online here.
John and Josie Inverdale with Gemma Dryburgh and Laurence Farmer,
plus Sir Gareth Edwards CBE with Harry and Freddie Turnell