special donation for Burnham's BARB hovercraft charity
family has presented a special donation to a Burnham-On-Sea charity
in memory of a relative who died recently.
Christine Partridge died over the summer and, having seen the BARB
Search & Rescue hovercraft flying along Burnham's beach to help
people, her final wish was to help the charity.
a trip to Burnham, her family and friends have made a special visit
to the seafront hovercraft station to meet crewmembers and hear
about the work of the charity.
also got a chance to see BARB's hovercraft and inshore rescue boats
up close. The family made a donation of over £500 from her
legacy to the charity.
Deputy Operations Manager Graham Hallsworth said: "We are very
grateful for the family's support. It was wonderful to hear all
about Christine and to be able to discuss our charity's work with
her family. BARB is a small, local charity that's fully reliant
on donations so we very much appreciate the support."
BARB's Deputy Operations Manager Graham Hallsworth receiving the
donation from the family of Christine Partridge