Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

18th November 2020 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 18th November 2020

Yours sincerely

Lorna Williams

Deputy Town Clerk

12th November 2020

This meeting will be held remotely using Zoom. The meeting invitation is:

Time: Nov 18, 2020 07:00 PM London


Meeting ID: 927 2876 9802

Passcode: 726667  

All attendees must display their true name on joining the remote meeting.

Please visit www.burnham-highbridge-tc.gov.uk for guidance on how to gain remote public access to the meeting and for all non-confidential meeting papers.

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.
  • To receive and approve the minutes of the Committee meeting held on Wednesday 28th October (copy enclosed)
  • To consider the following Planning Applications, copies of which are available

from https://www.sedgemoor.gov.uk/planningonline


Location:44 Abingdon Street, Burnham On Sea, Somerset, TA8 1PJ
Proposal:An application to determine if prior approval is required for a proposed change of use from offices (Class B1(a)) to 1no. dwelling.
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Mr R Pope


Location:36 Stoddens Road, Burnham On Sea, Somerset, TA8 2DA
Proposal:Erection of a single storey rear and two storey side extension, on site of existing garage and conservatory (to be demolished).
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Mr Lamb


Location:4 Regency Close, Burnham On Sea, Somerset, TA8 2PB
Proposal:Erection of a single storey extension to the rear (North) elevation.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr Butler


Location:27 St Pauls Road, Burnham On Sea, TA8 2BH
Proposal:Erection of a single storey extension to the rear (North) elevation partly on site of existing extension to be demolished.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr M Bidgood


Location:Beaufort House, 7 Rectory Road, Burnham On Sea, Somerset, TA8 2BY
Proposal:T3 London Plane – Re pollard.
Case Officer:Janette Burton
Applicant:Sedgemoor Tree Services Ltd

5. To consider an application for a New Premises Licence for Somerset Gift Company, 33, High Street, Burnham on Sea, Somerset, TA8 1PA under Licensing Act 2003.

6. To consider under the Town & Country Planning Act 1990, proposed Public Path Diversion Order of Footpath AX 32/21 (in part) Land at Lakeside, in the Parish of Burnham and Highbridge

7. To note the summary of decisions from Development Committee on 10th November 2020: 11/20/00113, 24 Sutherland Ave, Burnham-on-Sea for the proposed erection of a single storey extension to the front (SE) elevation, erection of a fence atop existing garden wall and retrospective consent for the erection of a 6ft fence to delineate the parking area from the front garden. To Grant permission with an additional condition relating to flood resilience measures.

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

9. The next meeting of this committee will be held on Monday 14th December 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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