residents in the running for vacant Highbridge town council seat
residents have this week put forward their names to be considered
for a vacant position on Burnham and Highbridge Town Council.
council is seeking a local person to fill the vacancy, which was
created last month when Alan Miller stepped down due to poor health.
costly by-election was avoided because ten parishioners in the
Highbridge ward did not come forward, however the council intends
to co-opt a member instead and invited expressions of interest.
Council Clerk Denise Emery told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Four
residents put forward their names by this week's deadline. Councillors
are now studying the applications and will be making a decision
at Monday evening's full council meeting on who takes the position."
will vote on who should take on the role during the full council
meeting being held at 7pm on Monday June 2nd.