photos: Sun shines on summer garden party fun in Burnham-On-Sea
afternoon of sunshine and great local food, drink and music was
enjoyed at a special garden party in Burnham's Manor Gardens on
Sunday (August 17th).
team behind the town's popular Food & Drink Festival, Beverley
and Sarah Milner Simonds, organised the inaugural event as a relaxed,
free afternoon with local food and drink.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
were really pleased that people came and supported this new event.
The traders gave us very encouraging feedback and all those that
gave up their time to perform on the bandstand were amazing."
Beverley continued: "The weather was kind to us and after
a rain-soaked set-up the sun shone all afternoon."
wanted to create a relaxed afternoon with the opportunity for
friends and family to come out into the park, enjoy some local
food and drink with a soundtrack of live music. A big thank you
from both of us to all those helped us create just that. We're
hoping to invite back these performers to the stage at the next
town's Food Festival on 25th October."
sincere thanks to Burnham and Highbridge Town Council and the
EU Fish & Chips Project team at Somerset County Council for
their support of the event."