Burnham-on-Sea & Highbridge Town Council

Fly a flag!

Fly a flag!

A flurry of flags will be appearing in the main shopping centres of Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge to brighten up the streets in the ongoing effort to encourage more shoppers and visitors to support our towns.

There will be up to 40 flags in Bridgwater, all different representing either famous people or places. In Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge, we have a number of designs, created by local residents as part of art projects delivered by SEED Sedgemoor.

If you run a business in these areas and would like to display a flag or need a bracket to install in order to fly a flag, please contact the Council’s Economic Development Team on economic.development@sedgemoor.gov.uk

This initiative is being funded from the European Regional Development Fund via the Welcome Back Fund.

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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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