Food Festival organiser short-listed for top award
Food Festival organier is in the running to be named retail market
Milner Simonds, director of the Burnham Food and Drink Festival,
has been shortlisted within the 'retail market champion' category
of The Great British High Street Awards 2016.
is up against Chris Hurdman from Oxfordshire and Nicola Martin from
Ashton under Lyne - and this years competition saw a record
900 entries across 14 categories.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I am over the moon to have made it
to the final three."
saw the coverage of how many entrants there were and so to have
been picked as finalist is very humbling."
Sarah, I work hard to put on the twice a year food and drink festivals
here in our hometown and I am motivated by making Burnham-On-Sea
a better place to live, work and visit."
a thriving High Street is the heartbeat for a town and experience
led days out that have an economic impact locally throughout the
year is a vital sign of a healthy town."
with the local Chamber of Trade, businesses and consulting widely
all helps to build an event that not only massively increases the
footfall in the town but also puts us in the news for all the right
vote, visit here
before the deadline of November 18th.