Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



Arrive before five: winter hours for recycle sites from 1 October

All of Somerset’s 16 recycling sites will go over to their winter opening hours from Saturday 1 October.

This means that on their open days, sites are open 9am to 5pm. Weekend opening remains 9am to 4pm.

For more information about your local site, including opening schedules, details of charged materials, and van and trailer permits, click on recycling centres at somersetwaste.gov.uk.

Summer hours – 9am-6pm on weekday opening and 9am-4pm on weekends – resume on Saturday 1 April 2022.

To keep up to date with recycle site changes, sign up for the SWP e-newsletter at somersetwaste.gov.uk and follow @Somersetwaste on Facebook.

To keep up to date with waste services, sign up for the SWP e-newsletter at somersetwaste.gov.uk or follow @somersetwaste on Facebook or Twitter.

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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