June 2, 2009
councillor praised after 12-year run in local politics
Burnham-On-Sea County Councillor Mike Facey has this week been
praised for his community work in the town as he steps out of
Facey has represented the Burnham North ward for 12 years, and
has decided not to contest his seat in this Thursday's County
a town council meeting on Monday night (June 1st), his work was
praised by Burnham's Mayor Cllr Derick Cooper and Deputy Mayor
Cooper said: "We express our gratitude to you for all your
work in Burnham during the last 12 years and wish you well in
your political retirement."
Facey, who will continue his work as a plumber, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"I have enjoyed the last 12 years immensely and will miss
my ward members and fellow councillors."
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photo shows (left to right) Burnham-On-Sea's Deputy Mayor Danny
Titcombe, with Cllr Mike Facey and Mayor Cllr Derick Cooper