joins Mayor to switch on Burnham-On-Sea's 2005 Christmas lights!
dropped in to help Burnham-On-Sea Mayor Eric Gill switch on the
town's Christmas lights, pictured above, on Saturday November
Gill signalled the start of the switch-on by ringing a handbell
in a ceremony at the top of Burnham High Street.
entertainment from jugglers, musicians and street entertainers
(pictured right), plus carols and Christmas songs from local drama
group Curtain Call (below), it was a lively start to the festive
town's streets have an extra dose of sparkle this year - as for
the first time in over five years extra wall-mounted lights have
been switched on along Victoria Street in addition to the 33 lights
along Burnham's High Street.
courtesy of Mike Lang.
2004 Christmas lights switched
on as GMTV visits town