in Burnham today will mark Queen's accession to throne
church in Burnham-On-Sea will be marking the anniversary of the
Queen's accession to the throne with a special service today (Monday,
Andrew's Church will be holding a brief service at 12.30pm, accompanied
by a peal of bells, which will be followed by a loyal toast.
Graham Witts told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "In these days of bad
news about self serving bankers, it is a good time to reflect
on the public service and life of our monarch."
was on Febuary 6th 1952 that the accession took place. This marks
what I hope will be a wonderful few months of celebration in the
area concluding with the jubilee events organised by our Town
brief service will last 10 minutes and will use prayers from the
Accession Service, reminding us of the tradition, legacy and courage
of Queen Elizabeth the Second. We hope as many as are able, of
any faith, or none, to join us."