of events mark completion of Burnham church's upgrade
weekend of celebrations is being held at St Andrew's Church in Burnham-On-Sea
to mark the completion of a major refurbishment project.
700-year-old building has undergone a programme of internal improvements
- the first for 40 years.
has been redecorated inside, a new lighting system has been installed,
the Organ pipes have been restored and furniture cleaned over recent
church will be open today (Saturday, September 2nd) when an art
exhibition and floral displays will be on show.
this evening at 7pm there will be a gala concert led by the church
choir and other local singers. All are welcome to share in and no
tickets are necessary.
Vicar, Reverend Graham Witts, added: "Then, on Sunday, we will
hold a celebration service at 10am to give thanks for the new works
and to commit our church to the use of the worshipping community
and the wider town alike."
said: "It has been my vision that St Andrew's is the church
at the heart of the community, used by so many people in many different
ways to mark life and community events."
look forward to sharing in this celebration with anyone who wishes
to join us."
on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge