Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council


12th May 2021 Planning Agenda

To: The Chairman – Cllr Andy Brewer, Cllrs Peter Clayton (Vice-Chairman), Helen Groves, Sue Harvey, Bill Hancock, Louise Parkin, Nick Tolley with Mike Facey (ex officio).

You are hereby summoned to attend the next meeting of the Planning Committee to be held at 7pm on Wednesday 12th May 2021 in the Old Courthouse, Jaycroft Road, Burnham-on-Sea.

Please note that all attendees are required to follow all instructions from the Deputy Clerk and Chairman given at the meeting and to:

  • wear a mask
  • take a seat on arrival and remain seated at the set distance
  • use the hand sanitiser at the entry point
  • leave promptly at the end of the meeting

Yours sincerely

Lorna Williams

Deputy Town Clerk

5th May 2021

A public participation session will be held prior the commencement of the formal meeting. Anyone wishing to speak on any matter should give notice to the Clerk by midday on the last working day before the meeting. No resolution can be made on any matter that is not on the agenda.

Please be aware that meetings are audio recorded


  1. To elect the Chairman of the Committee for the year 2021/22
  2. To elect the Vice-Chairman of the Committee for the year 2021/22
  3. To receive apologies for non-attendance
  4. To receive any declarations of interest on items included on this Agenda and to note any dispensations granted.
  5. To receive and approve the minutes of the Committee meeting held on Wednesday 21st April (copy enclosed)
  6. To consider the following Planning Applications, copies of which are available
    from https://www.sedgemoor.gov.uk/planningonline


Location:Burnham And Berrow Golf Club, St Christopher’s Way, Burnham On Sea, TA8 2PE
Proposal:Erection of a greenkeepers facility and the erection of a workshop unit on site of existing greenkeepers facility and workshop unit to be demolished and erection of 3 no. external stores.
Case Officer:Mark Simmonds


Location:27 Fieldway, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3LX
Proposal:Erection of single storey side (West) and rear (South) extension, including internal alterations.
Case Officer:Mark Simmonds
Applicant:Mrs Partington


Location:Land To The South West Of, 11 Isleport Road, Highbridge, Somerset
Proposal:Outline application with all matters reserved, for the erection of a self-build dwelling.
Case Officer:Shanta Parsons
Applicant:Mr Jenkins


Location:1 Brightstowe Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2HW
Proposal:Certificate of lawfulness for the proposed erection of single storey extensiont o the rear (South) elevation, on site of existing conservatory (to be demolished).
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:K Lukas

11/20/00136 – Inspectorate Appeal

Location:11A Brightstowe Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2HW
Proposal:Erection of 2no. low energy sustainable dwellings and formation of new access and parking.
Case Officer:Dawn de Vires
Applicant:Mr T Came

7. To NOTE applications considered under delegated authority.

8. To receive any relevant correspondence and note any items of information from the Clerk.

8.1To consider Application for a New Street Trading Consent – Formal Consultation, Bolton Cl, Highbridge TA9 4JR – Maps and plans attached .
8.2To consider Application for a New Street Trading Consent – Formal Consultation, Brue Way, Highbridge TA9 4AW – Maps and plans attached.  
8.3To consider the Draft Decision of the Sedgemoor District Payphone Consultation  
8.4To consider the Application for a New Premises Licence The Old Pier Tavern, Pier Street, Burnham on Sea, TA8 1BT  
8.5To receive comments on Resident Parking Consultation from residents of Dunstan and Kingsway Road

9. The next meeting of this committee will be held on Wednesday 2nd June 2021 at 7pm

Records Retention Schedule

Financial Risk Management Policy - March 2023

Grant Application Kings Coronation Form

The Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III will take place on Saturday 6th May 2023, with an additional bank holiday on Monday 8th May 2023.

We are keen to hear from groups/organisations in Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge that are looking to celebrate the Coronation. The Town Council has £1500 available to allocate to events being organised to celebrate the Kings Coronation. The maximum grant to be allocated per event will be £500.

You must meet the following criteria for your application to be considered:

– The event will be open to all members of the public

– The event will be free of charge

– The event will take place within the Coronation weekend

– The event will take place within Burnham on Sea or Highbridge


Applications will close on Monday 6th March at midday. 

Your organisation and contact details

What happens next....
Applications will be considered at the Finance and Resources Committee Meeting on Monday 13th March 2023. You will be notified after this date whether your application has been successful.
Burnham & Highbridge Town Council takes your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information for the purposes of contacting you about this grant. The Council’s privacy notice can be found here.

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