April 23, 2011
Highbridge community gardens receive a makeover
Members of Highbridge Residents Association
are celebrating this week after a project to smarten up a community
garden in the town was completed.
New fencing and gates have been introduced at the public gardens
in Trowbridge Close, as pictured.
It comes after £2,000 of grant funding was
secured by the group to undertake a programme of improvements.
Tina told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We applied for
a grant to improve the community via Sedgemoor Tenants Voice and
Homes In Sedgemoor and were delighted to get the go-ahead."
"The gardens were in a poor state of repair
but are now much smarter in time for local people to enjoy the
She added that several local buildings have been
cleaned and stair wells have had a fresh lick of paint as part
of the programme of work.
Pictured above are the association's Tina Gray,
Kim Chatwin, Pat Farrow and Nicky Plumblett outside the new-look