lanterns to be distributed in Burnham-On-Sea town centre
and Highbridge Town Council is to distribute dozens of lanterns
to town centre businesses and residents as part of their build-up
Town Council is offering all town centre businesses and residents
the opportunity to have a lantern as part of its 'Frostival' celebration.
Centre Manager Bev Miner Simonds, pictured, said: "Burnham-On-Sea
Town Council is looking ahead to the Christmas period and its plans
are looking great!"
is street entertainment planned for every weekend in the run up
to Christmas - including magicians, brass bands, lost elves, carollers,
stilt walkers and a few surprises too. The festive celebrations,
dubbed a 'Frostival', start with Burnham's lights switch on Saturday
Town Council are also offering a free LED lantern to every business
and household in the town centre to be placed in their window for
the festival period. This is a simple plan to bring all the town
centre together over the festive period by lighting up the hundreds
of windows; on the main streets but also on the side streets too.
I hope that everyone will say yes to being a part of lighting up
the town every evening."
had a great response to the lanterns last year and we have a further
batch to offer to new residents and businesses in the town centre.
People need to get in touch if they would like one with their name
have decided to continue with the Frostival brand because the events
start a long time before Advent and the traditional Christmas season.
So, Frostival isn't some anti-Christian idea - its about being inclusive
to all the various events from late November right up to the midnight
Mass services, without dropping the Christmas word too early!"
you would like a lantern please contact Beverley at firstname.lastname@example.org