and Highbridge to hold remembrance ceremonies
and Highbridge are to hold remembrance ceremonies today (Sunday,
Sunday will be marked with a parade through Burnham along the High
Street, with the participants gathering at 10am in the town's Pier
Street Car Park behind B&M.
parade will leave at around 10.30am 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 and local groups."
Mayor, Cllr Bill Hancock, 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
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 ceremonies.