Trinity Close Xmas
lights attract crowds and funds
Burnham-On-Sea cul-de-sac's stunning display of over 100,000 Christmas
lights - dubbed 'Britain's most festive street' - has raised almost
£1,500 for charity in its first week.
of visitors have been heading to the Trinity Close display and have
dug deep for this year's charities, raising £1,457 in week
one for BARB Search & Rescue and cancer support charity PETAL:
The Christine Woodberry Memorial Trust.
Roger Flower told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It has been a busy first
week with many visitors coming to see this year's lights display."
a superb display this year - it gets bigger and better every year
and we were delighted to be fertured in the Daily Mail on
Friday in an article about the best Christmas lights displays across
added: "Extra traffic cones to restrict parking have been introduced
this year at the suggestion of Somerset Highways, the Police and
district council, and we are pleased to see these have been heeded."
are encouraging visitors to walk in and enjoy the lights without
parking at Trinity Close or in Berrow Road."
have decorated their homes, gardens and walls with colourful twinkling
lights, and the display is lit each night from 4.30pm-10pm until
Christmas, the five-week display in Trinity Close raised a record
sum of £13,329 for charity and visitors are being encouraged
to make donations in the collection box.