May 16, 2011
Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Mayor re-elected for second year
Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge's Mayor and Mayoress were unanimously
re-elected to their roles for a second year by members of the
Town Council on Monday night (May 16th).
also selected Ken Smout as Deputy Mayor and Alan Miller as Second
Deputy Mayor, as pictured right.
Cllr Neville Jones proposed Cllr Clarke be re-elected, telling
the meeting: "Michael and Maria Clarke have taken to the
roles of Mayor and Mayoress like real naturals and I have no reservation
in nominating them."
Michael told Burnham-On-Sea.com it was "a great honour"
to be selected for a second term.
"We are looking forward to another busy year, having attended
over 230 functions over the past 12 months," he added.
Pictured: Top, the new council, and, above, Cllr Ken Smout,
Maria Clarke, Cllr Michael Clarke and Cllr Alan Miller