Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

Filming at Burnham on Sea

Filming at Burnham on Sea

Sedgemoor is turning into the Hollywood of the West!

Parts of a new major BBC One drama are due to be filmed in Burnham-on-Sea over the coming days (see below).  All the necessary permissions, risk assessments and traffic management arrangements have been granted and residents of Quantock Court will have a letter explaining the processes.

On Monday, 24th May – Production security personnel will cordon off an area of Pier Street Car Park for film unit parking.

On Tuesday 25th May – From early morning, there will be welfare facilities arriving in Pier Street Car Park and filming is due to start mid-afternoon outside of Quantock Court well into the night.

On Wednesday 26th May, filming will start early afternoon near the jetty, South Esplanade and Pier Street Car park.  

This is alongside other filming which has taken place recently in Sedgemoor.    Cheddar Gorge was used for two major advertising campaign and the BBC Natural History Unit have recently been filming on Berrow Beach.

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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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