December 8, 2010
Mayor joins charity's candle-lit church service in Burnham-On-Sea
Burnham-On-Sea's Mayor and Mayoress were among a congregation
of over 50 people at the town's annual Light Up A Life Service
on Wednesday night (December 8th).
Sedgemoor District Council's Chairman Jane Moreton also joined
Mayor Michael Clarke and Mayoress Maria Clarke for the popular
service in St Andrew's Church.
Held in aid of St Margaret's Hospice, it was conducted by Reverend
Paul Kingdom and included a procession of lights led by the charity's
Julie Draper. Prayers were led by John Page.
A spokesperson for the hospice told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Our
Light up a Life services are very popular community events where
people come together to remember and celebrate the life of a loved
Pictured are Reader John Page, Mayor Michael Clarke and Mayoress
Maria Clarke, Sedgemoor District Council Chairman Jane Moreton
and Reverend Paul Kingdom at Wednesday's service