Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



In an emergency, always call 999 for Ambulance – Fire – Police – Coastguard


Telephone: 101

If a crime is occurring now, or has just happened, call 999.  If it isn’t urgent or you are asking for an update or information then call 101.

Find out more about your local policing team and how you can contact them directly https://www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/your-area/burnham-and-highbridge/

Need to report  a non-urgent crime?

For non-urgent crime, you can report online via the online secure  reporting form www.avonandsomerset.police.uk/report

You can also report crime anonymously and securely to Crimestoppers online or by calling 0800 555 111.


In an emergency, get out, stay out and call 999.

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service

Telephone: 01392 872 200

Medical concerns

Telephone: 111

If you’re worried about an urgent medical concern, call 111 to speak to a trained adviser. For less urgent health needs, contact your GP or local pharmacist. The NHS 111 service is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by a team of fully trained advisers. They will ask questions to assess your symptoms and, depending on the situation, will then:

  • give you self-care advice
  • connect you to a nurse, emergency dentist or GP
  • book you a face-to-face appointment
  • send an ambulance directly, if necessary
  • direct you to the local service that can help you best with your concern.


Burnham-on-Sea War Memorial Hospital, Love Lane – 01278 773100 – Minor Injuries (closes 6pm)

Weston General Hospital, A&E (closes 10pm) 01934 636363


Floodline: 0345 988 1188

Environment Incident hotline

Telephone (24 hour service) 0800 80 70 60

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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