Published: November 9, 2008
photos: Burnham-On-Sea Remembrance Day service
MP David Heathcoat-Amory was among 200
dignitaries, former service personnel and representatives from
local groups who gathered at Burnham-On-Sea's war memorial on
Sunday morning (November 9th) to mark Remembrance Day.
were laid by the town's MP, Burnham and Highbridge Mayor Peter
Burridge-Clayton, and other town leaders during the annual ceremony
besides the War Memorial.
minutes' silence was held at exactly 11am followed by the playing
of the Last Post and a short ceremony led by Reverened Graham
Witts. The procession then wended its way to St Andrew's Church
for a special service. Former
servicemen and members of Burnham's Royal British Legion also
took part in the procession, alongside volunteers from the town's
here for more Burnham Remembrance 2008 photos on the next page