club's quiz nights raise over £6,000 for good causes
£6,000 has been raised this year for local good causes by
weekly quiz nights held at Burnham-On-Sea's Ritz Social Club.
popular weekly Friday quizes raised thousands during 2016 for local
charities, clubs and societies.
who benefited included Children's Society, BARB Search & Rescue,
Children's Hospice South West, Hillview Carnival Club, Weston Hospice,
BIARS, Bay Club, Fibro Heart, Scouts, RNLI and many more.
average of £130 is raised on the evenings with the record
standing at £281 for Mencap.
clubs and societies, school PTAs, charities and local groups are
invited to contact the club since bookings for dates in 2017 are
Committee member Mike Barsby told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are
really pleased to be able to offer local groups the opportunity
to enjoy a relaxing night out and to raise a substantial amount
for their good cause at the same time."
organise everything, including supplying the questions, quizmaster,
snacks and the raffle. All the good cause has to do is promote the
quiz within their group, supply a few raffle prizes and enjoy the
target for 2017 is £7,000 - so if your group or charity wants
to share in this please contact us ASAP as the dates book quickly.
You may reserve up to three dates through the year."
The Quiz is family-friendly, hand-out rounds are given out at 8pm
and the questions start promptly at 8.30pm, ending about 10.30.
Teams of up to six are invited to arrive from 7.45pm.
is £1 per person. The quiz is open to all so if you're not
a charity and just fancy a pub quiz on a Friday night the Ritz will
give you a warm welcome. All the money raised on the night goes
to the visiting charity or group and the winning team gets a prize.
you would like your group or charity to be booked in for a future
date or just want more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org
or text Mike on 07936538263.