Mayor presents £500 boost to local youth charity
and Highbridge's Mayor and Mayoress have this week presented a donation
of more than £500 to a local charity.
and Frances Hancock handed over a cheque for £517.47 to Somerset
Time For Youth during this week's full Town Council meeting.
were collected during the annual Burnham-On-Sea
and Highbridge Civic Service, held last October, and from a
charity initiative at the town's Christmas tree outside the Victoria
Time For Youth offers social and leisure activities for local special
needs young people from across the Burnham-On-Sea area aged 0-18yrs.
Bill Hancock named the group as his official charity of the year
and has made helping local youth groups one of his key themes of
the year. He is planning a fundraising evening at The Oaktree for
the group on February 24th.