Despite the severity of their disabilities – which included spina bifida, MS
and blindness – each one had a go at catching a wave.
It was clear from the enjoyment on the faces of the participants that they
had got something out of the day. Helen Winchurch, from the Echo Centre, said
afterwards: “Everyone had an amazing time. It was a great experience for them.”
The visitors were so impressed that they decided to pose at the beach with
Christmas gear for their annual Christmas card!