6, 2016 Video:
Burnham-On-Sea's Trinity Close Christmas
lights draw crowds
Burnham-On-Sea cul-de-sac's stunning display of over 100,000 twinkling
Christmas lights - whcih has been dubbed by the national press as
'Britain's most festive street' - is attracting large numbers of
Trinity Close residents have decorated their homes top to bottom
with colourful lights, in addition to roofs, lawns and garden fences,
and the display is lit each night from 4.30pm-10pm until January
4th, helping two local charities.
lights raised £11,688 for charity last year and this year's
collection will benefit PETAL: The Christine Woodberry Memorial
Trust and Burnham's own BARB Search & Rescue, which operates
the town's rescue hovercrafts and inshore rescue boats.
Roger Flower told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's a superb display
this year - it gets bigger and better every year."
of the residents have installed new extra lights this year - it's
great to see the display continuing to grow and helping two great
year's display includes moving reindeer, illuminated trees and lanterns,
and visitors can also see if they can find a toy train display.
traditional displays have raised a huge total of more than £72,000
since the charity collections began ten years ago.
are also being asked to be courteous to residents by parking sensibly
and not blocking drives. The residents are working with Burnham
Police to try and reduce congestion.
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