Carnival could move to Fridays from 2012
organisers of Burnham-On-Sea's winter carnival have this week
moved a step closer to changing the night on which the annual
event is held.
the AGM of the Highbridge and Burnham Carnival Committee, members
voted in favour of switching the event from Mondays to Fridays
Chairman Phil New told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We're now writing
to the county group that oversees carnivals across Somerset to
request the move, which we think will help bring more people into
follows Bridgwater signalling its intention to move its carnival
from Fridays to Saturdays from 2012.
added: "We understand that Weston wants to move its carnival
to a Friday night as well, so nothing is certain yet. We will
have to wait and see."
confirmed that this year's event will not change and the 2010
carnival is on track to be held on Monday November 8th.
Burnham-On-Sea Carnival 2010