Published: May 28, 2013
In photos: New community garden in Burnham-On-Sea is opened

A new community garden to encourage youngsters to grow healthy food was opened in Burnham-On-Sea on Tuesday (May 28th) by the town's Mayor and Mayoress.

A disused area of land at the rear of the Burnham Area Youth Centre in Cassis Close has been transformed into the new facilities by members of Burnham Dreamscheme.

"After nearly two years in the planning, work began in January and we are delighted that the garden has now been completed and has been opened," Dreamscheme leader John Alexander told Burnham-On-Sea.com.

The garden was officially opened by Mayor and Mayoress Martin and Arlene Cox, watched by supporters and youngsters, as pictured here.

John added: "Burnham Dreamscheme would like to thank several organisations and individuals for their support - Bowmer and Kirkland in parntership with Tesco, Burnham and Highbridge Town Council, County Councillor Peter Burridge-Clayton, Sedgemoor District Council, Fibreweb, Sanders Garden World, Home Hardware, G H Tyres, Inspector Roger Tolley, Sgt Ian Kennett, BARB, Norman Loveridge and Neil, Ian Jefferies and the Dreamscheme team Jacqui, Jo and Jonathan."

 


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