Burnham Christmas shopping evening with festive fun
50 shops across Burnham-On-Sea will be opening late when a special
Christmas shopping evening with festive music is held tonight
(Thursday, December 5th).
Chamber of Trade has organised the initiative to give shoppers
an opportunity to visit the town's shops and help independent
will be able to enjoy festive music from local groups Curtain
Call and the Mudlarks Community Choir in Victoria Street and the
High Street during the evening.
Christmas will also be dropping by, courtesy of Burnham Lions
with gifts and there will also be mulled wine and other festive
taking part in the evening include Bessie's Sweet Shoppe; Flowers
n Things; Sentiments; Bastins; Truckles; MI Games; Peacocks; S&A
Linens; Material Needs; Julian's; Home Hardware; New Look; Hurley's
Toys; Hurley's News; Aniqa; Superdrug; Inspirations; Sweet Shack;
£1 shop; Fonehouse; Antony James; Caboodle; Indoor Market;
Heape's; Sea Breeze; Scott's; KDS Interiors; Grandma's Attic;
Burnham Mobility; Kyffins; Burnham Stationers; Toycupboard; Brooks
& Son; AOB; With Love; IM Tools; and Stitch Up. The shops
will open until 8pm.
open late will include Mr Beans; Costa; Crafty Teacup; Coffee
Corner; Subway; and FryDays.
Other services open late include Waves & Shades; Saxons;
Blackrock Vets; Fresh Hair; C J Hole; N Hance; Belle Vie Beauty;
Hair of the Dog; Bet Fred; Specsavers.
businesses open late as usual will include Taste of the Orient;
Chandni; Superchips; Somerset & Dorset; The Railway; Victoria
Hotel; Shah; Zalshah; La Vela; and The Reed's Arms.
Chamber spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We hope that
traders and local people will support the evening and give Burnham
a boost during the busy Christmas shopping period."
are keen to encourage shoppers into the town centre during the
run-up to Christmas and this special event will bring a real festive
feel to Burnham."
Top, traders and Chamber of Trade members in Burnham preparing
for Thursday's event (pic Mike Lang) and, above, the High Street's
Burnham Chamber of Trade website