and Highbridge to hold Remembrance Day ceremonies today
and Highbridge are to hold Remembrance Day ceremonies today (Sunday,
parade will go along the High Street this year for the first time,
with the participants gathering at 10am in the town's Pier Street
Car Park behind B&M.
parade will leave at 10.20am and head northwards along the High
Street, wending its way through the town centre.
parade will then head along Princess Street to Burnham's War Memorial
for the traditional 11am wreath-laying ceremony.
want people in the town centre to see the parade and for it to be
as visible as possible," John Crosby, Vice Chairman of Burnham's
Royal British Legion, told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
have a record number of people taking part this year, from cadets
and emergency services to the Riders (Motorcyclist) Branch of the
Royal British Legion."
Mayor, Cllr Michael Clarke, will take the salute at the war memorial
and then the parade will disperse at the Princess Theatre afterwards.
There will be no parking along Burnham High Street on Sunday morning
from 6am to allow the parade to take place.
ceremony and service will start at 3pm at St John's Church, followed
by a procession to the War Memorial for Wreath Laying.
of the public are being encouraged to come along and watch the ceremony.