name council election candidates for Burnham and Highbridge
Conservative Party has this week announced the names of their
candidates who are contesting the district council elections in
Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge on May 7th.
Burnham Central, the Tory candidates are Maria Clarke, a local
community worker and former Burnham Mayoress; Michael Clarke,
a current district councillor for Burnham Central, a Burnham town
councillor and former Mayor; Mike Facey, who has run his own business
in Burnham for 30 years and is a former town councillor and county
councillor for Burnham.
Burnham North, the Conservative candidates will be Cheryl Burnett,
a local magistrate, past Chairman of Governors at King Alfred's
School; Peter Burridge-Clayton, current district councillor for
Burnham North and a Burnham county councillor and former Burnham
Mayor; and Paul Herbert, a local builder and former district councillor
and cabinet member.
Highbridge, the Tory candidates are Janet Keen, who has lived
in Highbridge and Burnham for 25 years, and is a former Somerset
county councillor and local town councillor; Roger Keen, who served
in the Army, and is a former town and district councillor; and
James Roughton, who grew up in Burnham and Highbridge who aims
to be a younger voice who aims to bring fresh ideas to the council.