Burnham-On-Sea's Carnival ends, the Christmas build-up begins
a few hours of Burnham-On-Sea's Carnival ending on Monday night,
work began on installing the town's Christmas lights along the
Chamber of Trade oversees the installation of the 70 lights across
the town centre but is unable to start until after the carnival
parade in case any of the illuminations hinder the floats' progress.
Rob Davey is pictured installing the lights in the High Street
on Monday morning, adding a splash of festive colour to the town's
lights will be formally
lit up on Saturday November 24th when a special switch-on event
is held Christmas entertainment from 2pm-6pm with the switch-on
itself being performed at 4.30pm.
year's switch-on, which is being organised by Burnham-On-Sea Chamber
of Trade and the Town Team, will be held outside the Somerset
and Dorset pub in Burnham High Street with a
sports-theme to mark the 2012 Olympics
Christmas will put in a special appearance and there will be festive
musical entertainment from local groups.