July 4, 2008
set for official opening of Burnham's new children's centre
£500,000 Octopus Children's Centre will be officially
opened next week.
centre - which has been developed by Somerset County Council in
partnership with Sedgemoor District Council, the local parish
council and other groups - will be opened at 2pm on Friday July
11th with a celebration and a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Children's Centre is on the same site as Burnham Infant School
and the day will see pupils participating in various activities
for the afternoon.
will be a country dancing display by pupils, as well as a singing
group, official speeches, and a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
County Councillor Rosemarie Parsons told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This
Childrens Centre will be a valuable addition to Burnham.
The new facilities will be a key point of access to services for
our local parents and children."
am pleased that we have reached this stage and am grateful for
the hard work of the local steering group and officers from Somerset
revealed in April that building work had been completed.
begins on construction of new children's centre
children's centre gets the go-ahead