highlights of the 2013 Burnham Christmas lights switch-on
of people turned out to watch Burnham's world BMX champion Liam
Phillips and BBC Somerset presenter Emma Britton switch on Burnham-On-Sea's
Christmas lights today (Saturday).
switch-on included an all-day outdoor Christmas street market
and an afternoon of seasonal music and entertainment outside the
Victoria Hotel in Victoria Street.
by Burnham Chamber of Trade, the event included performances by
St Andrew's School Choir, Coastline Singers, Curtain Call and
Berrow Bells plus a special visit by Father Christmas, who arrived
on one of Burnham's hovercrafts!
Mayor Martin Cox, MP Tessa Munt and the town's Carnival Queen
and Princess also gave their support.
successful event was overseen
by the Chamber of Trade with the support of Burnham Lions and
Town Team and was compered by radio presenter Ian Burrage.
here for photos of the 2013 Christmas Lights Switch-On