couple unveil emotional Christmas lights display
house near Burnham-On-Sea has been lit up with hundreds of Christmas
lights to raise funds for a local baby bereavement suite and air
display in Southwick Road, Watchfield, near the former Watchfield
Inn, is extra special for Leanne and Matt Watts since they went
through the heartache of losing a baby.
Watts and his father Kevin Watts put up the lights every year to
raise money for charity," says Leanne.
year's display is raising funds for The Rowan Baby Bereavement Suite
at Musgrove and the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.
and Leanne lost their baby in August 2016. Leanne added: "We
wanted to raise money to help other families who unfortunately have
to use the suite to say goodbye to their baby."
lights are being switched on every night from 5pm-9pm until January
1st and donations are gratefully received.
switch-on saw a snow machine, mulled wine, and homemade sausage
rolls and mince pies while Mark Church Choir sang festive carols
and there was even a special visit by Father Christmas.