Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

New regulations will soon require businesses to improve the way they recycle.

New regulations will soon require businesses to improve the way they recycle.

What’s changing and why?

New regulations will soon require all businesses, healthcare establishments and academic institutions to separate the following recyclable materials from their general waste.

-Glass such as drinks bottles and rinsed empty food jars
-Metal such as drinks cans and food tins
-Plastic such as rinsed empty food containers and bottles
-Paper such as old newspapers and envelopes
-Cardboard such as delivery boxes and packaging
-Food leftovers or waste generated by food preparation

WRAP-The Business of Recycling have a website with lots of advice and guidance on ways that your business can comply. Click on this link to go to their site https://businessofrecycling.wrap.org.uk/

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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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