football fans celebrate England reaching World Cup 1/4 finals
fans in Burnham-On-Sea celebrated England reaching the quarter-finals
of the World Cup on Tuesday night (July 3rd).
had crowded into pubs in the town centre to watch England's new
generation of players end the World Cup penalty jinx by knocking
out Colombia on spot kicks 4-3 after the game itself finished 1-1.
saw cheering fans spill into the streets outside The Railway, Victoria
Hotel and Pier Tavern and Vinnies Wine Bar on the seafront.
first ever World Cup shootout victory sets up a quarter-final match
with Sweden this Saturday at 3pm.
and clubs in the town have been given a summer boost with all reporting
brisk trade thanks to England's World Cup progress and the continuing