Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset

Official website for Burnham-On-Sea Dreamscheme

The mission of the Dreamscheme Network is to inspire and enable communities across the world to release the potential of their young people. Dreamscheme organises work projects for young people and rewards them with points which are spent on trips and sporting activities of their choice.

Latest Dreamscheme Burnham-On-Sea News:

Crowds flock to Easter Fun Day
Photo Special: CROWDS of families flocked to an Easter fun day in Burnham-On-Sea's Manor Gardens on Saturday. The event, organised by Burnham Dreamscheme and Burnham Lions, attracted a steady flow of visitors over the course of four hours. More...

Dreamscheme finds sponsors
BURNHAM-On-Sea Dreamscheme has this week announced its first set of sponsors for 2012. Burnham solicitors Holley and Steer in Berrow Road have become the first sponsor for the group. On Thursday, members and leaders presented a certificate to staff from the firm. More...

Halloween party is howling success!
FUN-loving members of Burnham Dreamscheme were treated to a Halloween Party on Sunday evening (October 30th). The youngsters, dressed in colourful fancy dress, converged on the Burnham Area Youth Centre for a special Halloween disco. More...

Dreamscheme 'treat no trick' campaign
MEMBERS of Burnham-On-Sea's Dreamscheme delivered sweets and posters to residents across the town on Wednesday (October 26th) to promote their Halloween safety drive. As part of the group's half-term activities, the youngsters knocked on doors. More...

BAY Centre roof fund boosted
HUNDREDS of pounds was raised for the repair of Burnham-On-Sea's Youth Centre roof on Saturday (October 15th) when youngsters held a fundraising event at a supermarket in the town. Members of Burnham Dreamscheme packed basg at the Tesco store. More...

Dreamscheme's busy summer
YOUNGSTERS from Burnham-On-Sea's Dreamscheme have ended their busy summer of community activities with a well-deserved trip to a fun park. The 42 members of Burnham Dreamscheme ended their hectic month with a day trip to Crealy Adventure Park on the final day of the summer. More...

Weston Eye visit for Dreamscheme
MEMBERS of Burnham-On-Sea Dreamscheme enjoyed a ride on Weston's big wheel on Thursday (August 18th) as a reward for their community work. The youngsters have this week been handing out safety leaflets, which they recently designed, to children on Burnham's seafront. More...

Car wash fundraiser success
OVER 40 members of Burnham Dreamscheme spent the morning on Wednesday (August 10th) washing cars for charity. Despite a last-minute change of venue, dozens of cars queued up to be cleaned outside the town's fire station, raising money for two causes. More...

Dreamscheme heads to Bath
A BUSY week of activities for members of Burnham-On-Sea Dreamscheme continued on Thursday (July 28th) when 40 youngsters headed to Bath's Victoria Park. The visit was their 'treat' for completing a number of tasks earlier this week. More...

Safety leaflets made by group
45 members of Burnham-On-Sea's Dreamscheme have been designing new safety advice leaflets during the first week of their summer holidays. On Wednesday (July 27th), they spent the day at the BAY Centre designing the new tourist leaflets. More...

Busy half term for Dreamscheme
YOUNG members of Burnham-On-Sea's newly-formed Dreamscheme have had a busy half term. The group of 36 children carried out a planting, weeding and litter-picking session in Burnham town centre, as pictured here. Flower troughs were planted in Pier Street and the High Street. More...

Marine Cove gets community boost
WORK to renovate Burnham-On-Sea's Marine Cove gardens was given a boost on Saturday (May 28th) when a team of volunteers joined the community project. Members of Burnham's Dreamscheme teamed up with the Friends of Marine Cove to spend several hours renovating the crumbling walls. More...

Dreamscheme holds fun day
BURNHAM-On-Sea's newly-formed Dreamscheme held a popular Family Fun Day in the town on Friday April 15th. Burnham Dreamscheme leader John Alexander says the fun-packed event on St Andrew's School playing field was well attended by supporters. More...

Thumbs up for Easter activities
OVER 40 members of Burnham-On-Sea's Dreamscheme took part in a day of Easter activities on Thursday (April 14th). The youngsters designed number of Easter cards and cakes and then distributed them to elderly people at Burnham Nursing Home. More...

Mayor leads Apex tree planting
Photo Special: MEMBERS of Burnham In Bloom, Burnham Dreamscheme and the Friends of Apex Park rolled up their sleeves on Saturday morning (March 26th) to take part in a nationwide tree planting project. The trees were supplied by the Royal Horticultural Society. More...

New look for Dreamscheme
THE leaders of Burnham-On-Sea's newly-formed Dreamscheme group have this week unveiled their new logo as they prepare for their first fundraising event. The logo comprises of a colourful kite flying in the sky with the word 'Dreamscheme' twisted along the tail behind it. More...

MP launches Dreamscheme
ALMOST 50 youngsters attended the launch of Burnham-On-Sea's long-awaited Dreamscheme on Tuesday (February 22nd). The new organisation was officially opened by Burnham-On-Sea's MP, Tessa Munt, during a formal open day celebration at the town's BAY Centre. More...

New Dreamscheme to launch
Exclusive: BURNHAM-On-Sea's long-awaited Dreamscheme youth club is to launch later this month. We first reported last year that Burnham Police wanted to repeat the success of Highbridge's award-winning Dreamscheme by setting up a brand new group in the town, which is now set to launch. More...

.Dreamscheme Points Cards

These points will be updated regularly as and when you earn points towards your trip or activity of YOUR choice...

Click here for the latest points (Updated August 2012)

Awards: Remember, 200 points = bronze; 400 = silver; 600 = gold and 800 = diamond


Burnham-On-Sea Dreamscheme

.Upcoming events

2012 Summer Schedule:

Summer 2012 programme

Wednesday 15th August
Art competition Bay club for 10 am design and paint jubilee poster, olympic themed stamp or border around a poem (bring your own poem or use one of ours) there will be prizes!)
We will provide lunch collection 1pm Earn 20 points

Thursday 15th August
Trip tp Weston water park. Meet at the Bay centre for 10 am, coach will collect us at 10.30am and return to the Bay Centre for 3.30pm This must be booked in advance as spaces are strictly limited so first come, first served. Cost 10 points

Wednesday 22/08/12
Art contest at Bay Centre. Start 10 am, lunch at 12 noon, pick up 1pm. Earn 20 points

Thursday 23/08/12
Pottery mug painting. Come and paint a mug for your mum/dad. Bay centre for 10am, lunch at 12 noon, collection at 1pm. Cost 60 points

Thursday 30/08/12
Day Trip to Crealy. Pick up by coach from the Bay centre at 9.30 am. Spend the day at Crealy, lunch included, return to Bay Centre for 6pm. This must be pre-booked and a £5 contribution to the overall cost to be made. Cost 100 points


Dreamscheme sponsors & supporters:

Our very grateful thanks go to the following people that have helped us in various ways, either giving us time, money or materials:

Avon and Somerset Police
Think Drinks
Material needs
King Alfred Sports Centre
Burnham on Sea Lions
Sedgemoor DC CDRP (Crime & Disorder Reduction Partnership)
Bunzl Greenham
Di Mascio ice cream
Bounc a riffic
Burnham In Bloom
Burnham Pantomime society
Burnham photographic club
King Alfreds Sports centre
Sam Nicol
Gavin Morris, St Andrew's School
Gavin Jennings
PCSO Claire Finch

Also, a big thanks to the volunteers that donate their time to help lead the Dreamscheme!

.Get in contact with us

Contact Us:
To contact one of the team to find out more and volunteer your time, money or skills please contact us, we would love to hear from you!

John Alexander
07961 049868