Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council



Count Down to Somerset Day

We want to see the  County covered in red and yellow flags, bunting and window stickers from the weekend of 8th/9th May through to Tuesday 11th May, Somerset Day, so please can you help make Somerset Day 2021 a success and help us get the message out far and wide. 

Whether it’s the distinctive Somerset flag with its bright red dragon waving from a flagpole, or someone’s own painted picture in their front window, we need to spread the word that this is the time to Fly the Flag for Somerset. 

Here are are the links you can use to buy or download assets and to promote the Fly the Flag for Somerset via noticeboards, newsletters, community Facebook groups etc 

Download the Get Involved pack here FULL GET INVOLVED PACK

Buy flags and bunting  here ORDER BUNTING AND FLAGS

Buy  a car, window and badge sticker pack here ORDER CAR AND WNDOW STICKER PACK

We have had a great initial response to the campaign and are looking forward to seeing our County covered in in sea of Somerset flags !

If you need anything else or have any questions, please let me know.

All the best

Nigel Taylor

Chair of Somerset County Council

0300 123 2224

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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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