Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



Dog Fouling Campaign Results

Due to increased complaints from residents, Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Councils latest campaign to tackle the ever-present issue of dog fouling has been underway with volunteers carrying out surveys in dog fouling hotspot’s within the

Road Closure – Hall Terrace – 5th April

This is a notice of an upcoming road closure of HALL TERRACE Friday 5 April. Kier, on behalf of Somerset Council, will be undertaking works to resolve reported safety defects including potholes. The road closure

Spring into Easter and check your collection days

The upcoming Easter weekend means changes to recycling and rubbish collections across the county. Collections that would usually happen on Good Friday, 29 March, will take place on Saturday, 30 March instead. There are no

Job Vacancy – Cemeteries Seasonal Groundsperson

Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council is seeking to recruit a Seasonal Groundsperson to work within their Cemeteries. Please visit our website www.burnham-highbridge-tc.gov.uk Your Council, Job Vacancies section for the job description, person specification and application

Somerset Flooding Support Resources

It has been an exceptionally wet autumn and winter in Somerset. Between October and February, catchments such as the Axe and the Brue have seen their wettest period on record, and the whole county has

Notes from meeting with Barretts Homes Bristol 4th March 2024

Present: Councillors Millard, Matthews, Vickers, Facey, Searing, Gudka, Perryand the Town ClerkMatthew Roberts – Account Director, JVPAndrew Penna – Strategic Planning Manager, Barretts HomesCouncillor Millard gave an overview of the Council’s Planning Pre-Application Discussion Policy.Everyone

Dog Fouling Campaign Volunteers Needed!

Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council is launching A Dog Fouling Awareness Campaign to encourage more people to pick up after their dogs.  We are eager to highlight that dog fouling is a human problem and

2024 Celebration of Youth Awards

We need your help! Do you know a young person or persons that deserve recognition for their hard work over the last year? Someone that always goes above and beyond? Someone or a group who are

Civic Awards 2024 Nominations Wanted!

Click here to download a nomination form: https://burnham-highbridge-tc.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2024/02/2024-Civic-Award-Nomination-Form-5.docx   Or you can pick one up from reception at the Town Council Offices at The Old Courthouse, Jaycroft Road, TA8 1LE on Monday -Thursday 9am-3pm or on

Town Council to hold drop-in session

Burnham on Sea and Highbridge Town Council will be holding the next Town Council meeting on Tuesday 27th February at the Morland Hub in Highbridge. Doors will be open at 6.45pm and the meeting will


Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council are holding a follow-up public meeting for residents of Cassis Close to discuss the issues relating to travellers in the area. The meeting is taking place on Wednesday, 21st February

Town Council to hold drop in session

Burnham on Sea and Highbridge Town Council will be holding the next Town Council meeting on Tuesday 30th January at the Old Courthouse, Jaycroft Road in Burnham.  Doors will be open at 6.45pm and the

End to recycling site charges for some DIY waste

Somerset residents will soon be able to dispose of some DIY waste free of charge at Somerset recycling sites – but they will need to book ahead. Following a recent change of legislation, from 1





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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