23, 2017 Video
and photos: Burnham-On-Sea St George's Day parade
were patriotic scenes in Burnham-On-Sea on Sunday (April 23rd) when
a parade was held to mark St George's Day.
30 people took part in the procession along the High Street, watched
by flag-waving spectators along the pavements.
and two dragons were among those taking part, alongside dancers
and drummers, in the event organised by community group BEST (Burnham
Events Social Team).
Cllr Michael Clarke told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This was a superb
parade - a great sign of community spirit - with a great turnout.
A thank you goes to all those who took part and organised it - I
hope it will grow over the coming years."
Chairwoman Kathy Jones said the event had been a great success.
"We were delighted with the turnout - it went amazingly well
in its first year and we hope to build on it in the future,"
thanked the Dancefit dancers, the BEST volunteers, Hands Of Change,
the drumming Tiso family, the children, the Mayor and Mayoress,
and Frank Cordery on his pony.