Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Fireworks Display 2023 Postponed

Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Fireworks Display 2023 Postponed

The fireworks display due to take place from the Burnham-on-Sea Jetty on Sunday 5th
November 2023 has been postponed.

After a great deal of discussion and debate, Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town
Council has decided to postpone the fireworks display this Sunday, in respect of the
man who went missing from the Jetty earlier this week, when entering the sea to try
and save a woman and her dog.

The Council’s thoughts are with the family and friends of the missing man and all the
emergency services involved in this tragic incident.

The Council understands there will be disappointment that the event has been
postponed, but thanks the residents for their understanding.

The Council will be re-arranging the event in due course and further details will be
published once a date is confirmed.

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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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