and Highbridge Town Clerk retires after 14 years in the role
and Highbridge's Town Clerk Eileen Shaw was toasted by friends
and colleagues on Thursday (March 28th) when she retired after
14 years in the role.
Over 20 people gathered for Eileen's last day of work at the
Town Council Chambers in Jaycroft Road.
Mayor Ken Smout presented her with a retirement award to mark
He said: "We thank her for all her help and dedication to
the role over the past 14 years and wish her well in her retirement."
Eileen told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "There have been plenty
of highs and lows over the years, but overall I have thoroughly
enjoyed my time here and thank everyone for their support over
The Town Council's Deputy Town Clerk, Denise Emery, will take
over Eileen's role in April following an extensive recruitment