leads Palm Sunday parade through Burnham-On-Sea
donkey led a group of 80 Burnham-On-Sea residents on a traditional
Easter parade through the town on Sunday (March 24th).
annual Palm Sunday procession left St Andrew's Church and wended
its way along Victoria Street, before returning to the church
along the seafront.
of St Andrew's Church followed the donkey carrying Palm crosses
and singing hymns. The church's junior members also dressed in
Vicar Reverend Graham Witts told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Though
it was a bitterly cold day I was so pleased to see such a large
procession around the streets. It was a reminder that Jesus was
not in a church but out where the people were."
The church is now open daily throughout the coming months from
10am-4pm and we welcome anyone from the community to pop in and
The annual donkey-led Palm Sunday parade in Burnham-On-Sea on
Sunday morning (pics Roger Bowring)