Christmas tree to be decorated with memories
Burnham-On-Sea hotel is encouraging visitors to attach colourful
baubles and ribbons to a Christmas tree as touching tributes to
loved ones while raising funds for a local charity.
Victoria Hotel in Burnhams Victoria Street is selling festive
baubles and ribbons with space on each to write brief messages
remembering people who have passed away with donations going
to charity Somerset Time For Youth.
publicans Shaun and Carla McCann say there has already been lots
of interest in the scheme for the towns Christmas tree outside
pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We wanted to let our customers
decorate the tree while raising money for a good cause."
doing this, we can help local people remember loved ones at Christmas
and also help a great local charity."
have already had a lot of interest the baubles are selling
for a donation of £3, wooden hearts are £2.50, and ribbons
Time For Youth offers social and leisure activities for local special
needs young people from across the Burnham-On-Sea area aged 0-18yrs.