June 12, 2011
Jazz In The Park cancelled by bad weather
Organisers of Burnham-On-Sea's annual Jazz In The Park cancelled
the event due to bad weather on Sunday (June 12th).
top line-up of jazz and swing music, headlined by acclaimed groups
Boulevard Swing and The New Society Jazz Band, had been due to
be held in the town's Manor Gardens.
organiser Mike Murphy told Burnham-On-Sea.com on Sunday morning:
"In the face of consistent Met Office reports of heavy rain
and wind, we have decided to cancel the event."
the bands have been cancelled. We're now looking onwards to Picnic
In The Park and a grand Highbridge event in July. Pray for sunshine!"
group CADS, the Burnham and Highbridge Cultural Arts and Development
Society, holds several free events a year for the benefit of people
in both towns.
One of the bands, Boulevard Swing, in action at a previous Jazz
In The Park