and flags decorate Burnham town centre for summer season
and flags have gone up in Burnham-On-Sea to bring a splash of
extra colour to the heart of the town.
Centre Manager Bev Milner Simonds, pictured in Victoria Street,
says the bunting will be in place over the summer season to make
the town more welcoming.
"I am really pleased to see the bunting installed. As a
seaside town it seems an appropriate way to embrace the summer
season," she told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
process of agreeing the locations, type of bunting and fixing
method look longer than I anticipated, but I think it adds a positive
dimension to the street scene throughout the town centre."
"It hasn't been possible to hang it everywhere due to the
stipulated clearances needed over the roads and some landlords
didn't want it attached to their properties."
"It has been good to be able to work with a local firm,
Groves Xtreme Clean, on the installation."
New flag pole brackets have also been installed over the past
few days and colourful flags have been installed on prominent
"The brackets are going up to replace some older, rusted
ones and to enable the whole town to be decorated when there are
events on, like carnival, FolkFest and Somerset Day," added