photos: Mayor launches Burnham-On-Sea's lighthouse trail
Mayor launched the town's mini lighthouse trail on Saturday (May
Mayor Cllr Martin Cox and Town Crier Alistair Murray were the
special guests at the launch event alongside members of HABA (Highbridge
and Burnham Artists) who have organised the trail.
Burnham Lighthouse Trail comprises 33 mini 6ft replicas of Burnham's
iconic beach lighthouse which are now at shops and businesses
across the area.
special fun day to launch the Burnham Lighthouse Trail was held
at Burnham's Lighthouse pub in Highbridge Road.
Sarah Berryman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's great to launch
the trail today - we've already had lots of very positive feedback."
Martin Cox added: "I think the trail is superb and hope it
will bring more visitors into our town over the summer months.
I congratulate the HABA team for all their hard work."
Lighthouse Trail will raise funds for Burnham-based cancer support
charity Petal, which is run in memory of resident Christine Woodberry
who died of cancer.
have been built at Woodberry Brothers and Haines in Highbridge
by Paul Plume. Trail maps are available to buy from the tourist
information centre on Burnham's seafront and participating shops.
The Burnham Dreamscheme lighthouse is one of those on display
Artist Damian Nicholson with his eyes-themed lighthouse
HABA's Verity Trevor-Morgan with one of the lighthouse trail
Youngsters enjoyed a day of fun at the launch day at the Lighthouse
A fun, monkey-themed lighthouse arriving in Burnham High Street