community garden in Burnham-On-Sea set to be opened today
project to create a new community garden in Burnham-On-Sea to
encourage youngsters to grow healthy food has been completed -
with the new facilities set to open on Tuesday (May 28th).
disused area of land at the rear of the Burnham Area Youth Centre
in Cassis Close has been transformed into the new facilities by
nearly two years in the planning, work began in January. We are
delighted that the garden is now complete and ready to be opened,"
Dreamscheme leader John Alexander told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
garden will be officially opened by Mayor Martin Cox at 1pm after
which the young members of the Dreamscheme will be planting up
30 hanging baskets which will later be given to Frith House care
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."