Trinity Close lights
raise £3,200 for charity so far
Burnham-On-Sea cul-de-sac's stunning display of over 100,000 Christmas
lights - dubbed 'Britain's most festive street' - has raised over
£3,200 for charity in its first two weeks.
of visitors have been heading to the Trinity Close display and have
dug deep for this year's charities, raising £3,201 by the
end of the second week, on Friday, for BARB Search & Rescue
and cancer support charity PETAL: The Christine Woodberry Memorial
Roger Flower told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It has continued to
be busy, with large numbers of visitors coming to see this year's
added: "Extra traffic cones to restrict parking are in place
at the suggestion of Somerset Highways, the Police and the 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.