Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

24th August 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 Monday 24th August 2020

Yours sincerely

Lorna Williams

Deputy Town Clerk

19th August 2020

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.
  3. To receive and approve the minutes of the Committee meeting held on Wednesday 29th July (copy enclosed)
  4. To consider the following Planning Applications, plans are available at: https://www.sedgemoor.gov.uk/planningonline


Location:33 Cunningham Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2TF
Proposal:Retrospective application for the erection of a garage.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr Vinecombe-Young


Location:190 Berrow Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2JE
Proposal:Change of use from a single dwelling to a mixed use including 3 rooms for B&B accommodation.
Case Officer:Shanta Parsons
Applicant:Mr Hills


Location:15-17 Regent Street, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1AX
Proposal:Change of use and conversion of ground Floor to retail (Use Class A1) and formation of eight residential apartments above.
Case Officer:Liam Evans


Location:The Princess Hall, Princess Street, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1EH
Proposal:Installation of replacement windows to the Auditorium and Pizey Room.
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council


Location:115 Stoddens Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2DD
Proposal:Variation of condition 2 of Planning Permission 11/18/00097 (Erection of detached dwelling, garage and formation of vehicular access) to amend the external materials
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Mr Shakespeare


Location:Land To The West Of, Brent Knoll Animal Centre, Brent Road, Brent Knoll, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9
Proposal:Erection of storage container and formation of hard standing (revised scheme).
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Mr D Robbins


Location:92B Berrow Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2HN
Proposal:Alteration of existing garage roof from flat roof to pitch roof.
Case Officer:Shanta Parsons
Applicant:Mr R Smith


Location:27 Margaret Crescent, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1BY
Proposal:Erection of a single storey extension to the rear (East) elevation and a raised decking area.
Case Officer:Shanta Parsons
Applicant:Mr J Bowden


Location:24 St Johns Road, Burnham-on-Sea, TA8 2AX
Proposal:Erection of a single storey extension to side (West) elevation, on site of existing garage (to demolished).
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr Edgecoombe


Location:22 Caernarvon Way, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2DQ
Proposal:Change of use and conversion of garage to form study and utility.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr & Ms Boyer & Gorden


Location:Unit 1, Commerce Way, Highbridge, TA9 4AG
Proposal:Erection of extensions to the east, west and south elevations of existing industrial building.
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Cotswold Chair Company


Location:1 Brightstowe Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2HW
Proposal:T30 – Horse Chestnut – Fell.
Case Officer:Janette Burton
Applicant:Mr N Twigg
  • 5. To NOTE applications considered under delegated authority.
  • 6. To receive any relevant correspondence and note any items of information from the Clerk.
  • 7. The next meeting of this committee will be held on Monday 14th September 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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