Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



Bring your Friends, Family, and Picnic – and spread the word!FGMF is the best free weekend in town!

Really exciting news…

Acts for Front Garden Music Festival 10-11th June are confirmed and the programme is now out!!!! its sounding great and is set to be the best free family weekend in Sedgemoor this summer.

We’ve got two days of music scheduled in Highbridge. With support from the Coopers Arms and Our Highbridge, opening with Blues in the Pews House band Moss Flower,

Saturday 10 June

St. Johns Church TA9 3HS 12-3pm

Moss Flower | Chris Tulley |  Sharon Lazybird + Gerry Barnet |  Highbridge Youth Theatre …and cream teas!

Sunday 11 June

Church St. TA9 3HS 12 -1pm

Beat Route Jam, choir + dancing

Market St. Green+Coopers Arms TA9 3BT 1-6pm

Little Big Horns | Samba Band Drumming Circle | Ryan Cross + other acoustic acts | Face painters plus market throughout the afternoon…

Regular Seed Groups

Axbridge – Clay Club weekly on Tuesdays Axbridge Town Hall

Badgworth – Clay Club weekly on Tuesdays Badgworth School Rooms

Cheddar  – Youth Theatre Meets Wednesdays at the Catholic Church

Chilton Polden-  Music and Song Group meets in the village hall 2nd and 4th Monday of the month  7.00-9.30pm. Just £2 on the door

Bridgwater –  Sedgemoor Guitar and Bass Group Meets monthly on Thurs 7.30-9.30 at the Engine Rooms and the Arts Centre. Free of charge.

Highbridge –  Blues in the Pews Meets monthly on Saturdays at St John’s Church

Highbridge – Art and Wellbeing Group Meets fortnightly on Tuesday mornings at Morland Community Hub.

Highbridge Youth Theatre – Meets weekly Thurs at Morland hub

Highbridge Youth Arts – Meets weekly Thurs at King Alfred School and St Johns Church Hall

Other News

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






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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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