Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



Annual Towns Meeting and agenda

The Annual Towns Meeting will be held on Tuesday 18th April at the Morland Hub on Pearce Drive in Highbridge. The doors will open at 6.45 pm ready for a 7 pm start. All residents

Town Council Drop-in Session

On Monday 6th March 2023 there will be a meeting of Burnham and Highbridge Town Council at the Old Courthouse on Jaycroft Road, starting at 7 pm. Prior to this there will be a drop

Next Finance and Resources Meeting cancelled

The next meeting of the Finance and Resources Committee , due to be held on Monday the 10th October, has been cancelled due to all matters being covered at the last Finance and Resources Committee

Burial Committee Meeting

The Burial committee meeting on the 26th September 2022 has been cancelled, any items for the Burial agenda will be placed on the Finance and Resources committee meeting which in now on the 26th September

Finance and Resources Meeting -New Date

Due to the announcement that Monday 19th September 2022 will be a national bank holiday to coincide with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral, to allow individuals to pay their respects it has been

The Annual Towns Meeting

The 48th Burnham and Highbridge Town Council “Annual Towns Meeting” is to be held on Monday 30th May 2022 here at the Old Courthouse on Jaycroft Road. Starting at 18.30 pm , it will be

Polls open in just one week

Voters in Somerset will be heading for the polls in just a week’s time – and will be able to cast their vote for two candidates in the County Council election on 5 May. This

Change to Planning Meeting date

Please be advised that the Planning Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday the 9th of March has been cancelled due to a lack of business requiring council decision-making. The next meeting of the Planning Committee will

January 10th 2022 TIMPS meeting cancellation

A spokesperson for the Town Council has today (December 21st) said ” In light of ongoing public health uncertainties so close to the New Year, it has been agreed that the 10th January Town Improvements

Please help keep the Christmas tree lights on!

Burnham-on-Sea’s community Christmas tree in Pier Street has been vandalised again. Sadly, it’s the second time since the Christmas lights switch-on that the Christmas tree lights have been cut. The lights contractor has assured us





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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