Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



To: The Chairman – Cllr Andy Brewer, Cllrs Peter Clayton (Vice-Chairman), Julie Flurry, 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 2nd June 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

27th 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 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 12th May 2021 (copy enclosed)
  • To consider the following Planning Applications, copies of which are available

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


Location:Land to the South of, Burnham Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9
Proposal:Erection of 5 no. single garages.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mrs Herbert


Location:32 Grange Avenue, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3AL
Proposal:Installation of dormer windows to the front (North) elevation and formation of balcony to the rear (South) elevation to accommodate loft conversion.
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Mrs S Robinson


Location:8 Brightstowe Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2HW
Proposal:Erection of a detached meeting room and replacement of existing shed.
Case Officer:Shanta Parsons
Applicant:Mr Arnold


Location:3 Atyeo Close, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2EJ
Proposal:Erection of an orangery on site of existing conservatory (to be demolished).
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr & Mrs Perry


Location:12 Gloucester Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1JA
Proposal:Erection of an extension to the front (NW) elevation.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé


Location:6 Blytheway, Burnham-on-Sea, TA8 2LF
Proposal:Erection of single storey rear (NE) and front (SW) porch extension. Also, the erection of single storey side (NE) extension to existing detached garage.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr Bigwood


Location:The Gables, 5 Poplar Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2HD
Proposal:Alterations to existing extension with thermal insulation, roof tiles to match existing dwelling, installation of 3no. velux windows to the side (West) elevation. Installation of a door to the rear (South) elevation and rendered finish.
Case Officer:Liam Evans
Applicant:Mr S Clements


Location:35 Ashcott Drive, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1HT
Proposal:Erection of single storey rear (East) extension on site of existing conservatory (to be demolished).
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr & Mrs Butt


Location:118 Highbridge Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 1LW
Proposal:Erection of a two storey extension to the rear (East) elevation.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr & Mrs Eley


Location:31 St Johns Road, Burnham-on-Sea, TA8 2AX
Proposal:Erection of single storey rear (North) extension.
Case Officer:Amelia Elvé
Applicant:Mr & Mrs Reason

5. To NOTE applications considered under delegated authority.

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

6.1To consider the Application to Vary a Premises Licence Burnham-on-Sea Holiday Village main entertainment complex, Marine Drive, Burnham-on-Sea, TA8 1LA. – Maps and plans attached

7. The next meeting of this committee will be held on Wednesday 23rd 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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