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Burnham-On-Sea’s St Andrew’s Church to hold bellringing open day today

The church tower at St Andrew's Church in Burnham-On-Sea will be open this Saturday (May 25th) for visitors to find out more about bellringing.

European Elections: Results for Burnham area to be announced on Sunday night

Residents in the Burnham-On-Sea area went to the polls on Thursday to cast their votes in the European Elections - and the elections will be announced on Sunday evening (May 26th).

VIDEO: Burnham’s MP reacts to news that Theresa May is stepping down

Burnham-On-Sea's MP James Heappey has today paid tribute to Theresa May as she announced she is stepping down as Prime Minister on June 7th.

Two motorists taken to hospital as car overturns on M5 near Burnham-On-Sea

Two people were taken to hospital following a crash on the M5 near Burnham-On-Sea this morning (Friday, May 24th).

£1.2m roof repairs project completed at King Alfred School Academy

Major roof repairs at King Alfred School Academy in Highbridge have been completed on budget and to schedule.

60 bottles and litter collected from rhyne by Berrow group’s volunteers

Four members of the Friends of Berrow Beach spent two hours clearing litter from the rhyne alongside Brent Road between Berrow Medical Centre and the RSPCA this week.

Burnham-On-Sea cake maker to open new town shop DusiCake today

Award-winning Burnham-On-Sea cake maker Dusica Roberts is set to open her brand new shop in the town on Saturday (May 25th).

Burnham-On-Sea Art Club to hold colourful exhibition of artwork this weekend

Burnham-On-Sea Art Club is set to hold its annual exhibition and sale of work from Saturday 25th May until Friday 31st May.

High-flying Highbridge school student, 12, has his eyes set on becoming a lawyer

A high-flying Highbridge school student, aged 12, has his eyes set on becoming a lawyer. Ryan Price told his Careers Advisor at The King Alfred School Academy about his plans.

Safety fears for proposed new Highbridge primary school raised by councillors

Plans for 171 new homes and a new primary school in Highbridge have this week been given a 'thumbs down' by town councillors.

New-look Reeds Arms pub in Burnham-On-Sea set to re-open on June 7th

The Reeds Arms pub, on Burnham-On-Sea seafront, re-opens on Friday June 7th following a £600,000 refurbishment project.

Burnham-On-Sea Lidl store’s bid to expand delivery hours sparks objections

Plans by Lidl to expand its delivery hours to weekends and Bank Holidays at its store in Burnham-On-Sea’s Oxford Street have been opposed this week.

Cupcake Day at Burnham’s Barrington & Sons will help Alzheimer’s Society

A Burnham-On-Sea firm is to hold a fundraising Cupcake Day in aid of the Alzheimer's Society.

Walker raises safety concerns over ‘dangerous’ state of footpath in Highbridge

A Highbridge resident has aired concerns about the poor condition of a footpath running next to a building site in the town.

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Golden light for beach walkers in Burnham (Photo Nick Whetstone)Walkers enjoying Burnham beach and sand dunesBeach silhouettes at Burnham-On-Sea on December 30thBoats along the River Brue in Burnham. Photo: Nick WhetstoneFoggy day by the River Brue in Highbridge (Photo: Yak)Burnham sea wall steps. Photo: Nick WhetstoneSeafront busy with winter walkers (Photo Nick Whetstone)Stunning rainbow over Burnham beach. Photo: Nick Whetstone

Burnham-On-Sea volunteers wanted for summer reading challenge

Volunteers are needed in the Burnham-On-Sea are this summer to pass their love of reading onto children during this year’s 'Space Chase' themed Summer Reading Challenge which is set to take place across all Somerset Libraries.

Burnham-On-Sea residents warned over new Council Tax scam by text message

Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge residents have this week been warned to be aware if a new Council Tax scam by text message.

Burnham MP raises family’s campaign for unborn child’s rights with PM

Burnham-On-Sea MP James Heappey says he hopes to ask Theresa May about the tragic case of stillborn Grace Luxon today during Prime Minister's Questions today (Wednesday).

RNLI Lifeguards return to Burnham-On-Sea and Berrow beaches this weekend

RNLI Lifeguards, paid for by Sedgemoor District Council, are making an early return to Burnham-On-Sea and Berrow beaches this weekend in preparation for another busy summer season. 

Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens visits Burnham-On-Sea

Police and Crime Commissioner Sue Mountstevens has made a special visit to Burnham-On-Sea this week, meeting residents at the town's library and calling in at Burnham charity Somewhere House Somerset.

Eight Burnham and Highbridge groups given £14,260 boost by Town Council

Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge town councillors have this week approved over £14,000 of grants to community groups in the two towns.

Family’s fundraising walk raises £2,000 in memory of Burnham man James Griffiths

The family of a well-known Burnham-On-Sea man who tragically died at age 35 have raised thousand of pounds in his memory during a fundraising walk.

Burnham-On-Sea Bowling Club seeks ladies and men to join ‘social, friendly’ group

Burnham-On-Sea Bowling Club is looking for new ladies and men to join its 'social and friendly' group.

Burnham-On-Sea photographer Mike Price opens unique black and white exhibition

Burnham-On-Sea photographer Mike Price has opened a unique photographic exhibition in the town's St Andrews Church, running from May 20th to June 20th 2019.

Powerful dance production coming to Burnham-On-Sea’s Princess Theatre this June

A powerful dance production is coming to Burnham-On-Sea's Princess Theatre this June in which the audience will be taken back to January 27, 1945 at Auschwitz.

Burnham-On-Sea Coastguards called to Brean beach to investigate object washed up

Burnham-On-Sea Coastguards were called to Brean beach this morning (Monday) to investigate an object washed ashore.

Burnham-On-Sea artist Eric Petrie to display colourful new railway artwork

Burnham-On-Sea artist Eric Petrie will be displaying his colourful new railway artwork at his home studio over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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