businesses urged to help fund £10,000 fireworks show
appeal has been issued to businesses in Burnham-On-Sea to contribute
towards the £10,000 cost of holding the town's annual seafront
display is set to be held on Sunday November 5th at 6.30pm on the
seafront, the night before the 2017
Town Council Clerk Tatiana Cant has written to businesses appealing
cost of the event will be approximately £10,000 to include
road marshalls, road closures, first aid and PA services,"
event acts a curtain raiser for the Guy Fawkes Carnival the following
day and attracts many people to the town for the weekend."
this reason, I very much hope that businesses will feel able to
help us to continue with this much enjoyed and appreciated display
by making a contribution towards the cost."
such financial support will of course be acknowkedged in our advertising
material for he event."
display is overseen by Burnham and Highbridge Town Council with
support from local businesses. The display will be fired by Skyburst.
year's display will be a 'family-friendly' fireworks display, starting
at 6.30pm, as we first
reported here earlier this year.
Chamber of Trade has given its backing to the council by writing
to its members, encouraging them to support the event. Any firms
that can help with funding the event should contact the council
on 01278 788088.