Alfred School pupils help to map out new Neighbourhood Plan
from King Alfred School are helping to produce a new Neighbourhood
Plan for Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge and have produced
a giant map for their school.
map shows the Burnham and Highbridge Town Council area and the
majority of the Burnham Without parish to the west of the M5 motorway.
project comes after several Year 7, 8 and sixth form students
formed a group to discuss how they'd like to see their home town
change in the future.
have been working to produce a display which was used during a
Neighbourhood Planning meeting in December.
Head Catherine Owen told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It is the start
of a fantastic project and resulted in a huge map of area being
given to the school, which we can use in our lessons."
map is a really high quality and fascinating resource that has
already received a great deal of attention from our students."
Harvey from the neighbourhood planning team recently visited the
school and has set challenges for our year 7 and 10 geography
students related to the plan."
am looking forward to seeing the responses produced and sending
the best ones to Mr Harvey."