November 14, 2010
In photos: Burnham-On-Sea Remembrance Day Service 2010
Mayor and Mayoress were among 200
dignitaries, representatives of local groups and residents who
gathered at Burnham-On-Sea's war memorial on Sunday morning (November
14th) to mark Remembrance Day.
Burnham and District branch of The Royal British Legion organised
the Remembrance parade and service, which included the laying
of 20 wreaths at the War Memorial besides the town's hospital
in Love Lane.
minutes' silence was held at exactly 11am followed by the playing
of the Last Post by buglar Phil Farr-Cox. A short service
was led by Reverend Eric Petrie that ended with a recording of
Winston Churchill's famous war speech being played.
Burnham United Under 15s, pictured above, held a minute's silence
before their cup game against Kewstoke on Sunday morning