Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council


15th June 2020 – Planning Committee

To: The Chairman – Cllr Andy Brewer, Cllrs Peter Clayton (Vice-Chairman), Rich Gardiner-White, 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 Monday 15th June 2020 in the Old Courthouse, Jaycroft Road,


Yours sincerely

Lorna Williams

Deputy Town Clerk

10th June 2020

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 receive apologies for non-attendance
  2. To receive any declarations of interest on items included on this Agenda and to note any dispensations granted.
  3. To receive and approve the minutes of the Committee meeting held on Wednesday 13th May (copy enclosed)
  4. To consider the following Planning Applications, copies of which are available from the Town Clerk’s office: –

11/19/103      Location: 12 Church Street, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3AF

                        Proposal: Change of use and extension of existing garage to form a dwelling.

                        Case Officer: Liam Evans

                        Applicant: Mr Wynn

11/20/034      Location: 1 Brue Cottage, Huntspill Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3DE

                        Proposal: Erection of a single story extension to the rear (South) elevation.

                        Case Officer: Amelia Elvé

                        Applicant: Mr Smith

11/20/036      Location: Yeo Valley Farm On Land To The North Of, Lawrence Close, Isleport Business Park, Highbridge, Somerset

Proposal: Construction of a car park with 155 car parking bays, 4 electric vehicle charging stations and lighting.

Case Officer: Liam Evans

Applicant: Yeo Valley Properties Ltd.

11/20/044      Location: 7 Brent Broad, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2PX

Proposal: Demolition of existing cottage and garage. Erection of 3 dwellings with associated garages, parking, landscapingand amenity space (resubmission – revised red line).

Case Officer: Liam Evans

Applicant: Wilkins Micawber Ltd

11/20/045      Location: 150 Berrow Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2PN

Proposal: Approval of the details of appearance, landscaping, layout and scale for the erection of 8 dwellings on site of existing outbuilding (to be demolished).

Case Officer: Shanta Parsons

Applicant: ALMS (Homes) Limited

11/20/047      Location: 25 Rectory Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2BZ

Proposal: Erection of a single storey extension to side (west) elevation and formation of first floor window in rear (south) elevation. Erection of garden store and replacement fence

Case Officer: Amelia Elvé

Applicant; Channon

11/20/049      Location: 2 The Orchids, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2NU

                        Proposal: Erection of first floor balcony to rear (north west) elevation

                        Case Officer: Shanta Parsons

                        Applicant: Mr Dodd

11/20/050      Location: 2 Priestley Way, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1QX

                        Proposal: Conversion of garage to living accommodation.

                        Case Officer: Liam Evans

                        Applicant: Miss West

11/20/056      Location: 43 High Street, Burnham On Sea, Somerset, TA8 1PB

Proposal: Change of use of first floor from retail to a residential flat. Erection of a single storey extension and external staircase to the rear.

Case Officer: Shanta Parsons

Applicant: Bastins 2012 Ltd

5. To NOTE applications considered under delegated authority.

6. Decisions from Development Control

11/19/00128 – Erection of 46 dwellings, formation of access and ancillary works. at Land To The North Of, Walrow, Walrow Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9

7. That the Development Committee endorse the recommendation to Grant Permission with the amended Condition 3.To consider to make further comments on previous representation to the Planning Inspectorate on application 11/19/00128

8. To NOTE proposed pedestrian improvement works Edithmead Lane

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

10. The next meeting of this committee will be held on Wednesday 8th July 2020 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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