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Burnham-On-Sea’s annual rescue services day to be held this Sunday

Dozens of emergency services from across the West Country will be gathering on Burnham-On-Sea’s seafront this Sunday (August 25th) for the town’s annual rescue services day.

Burnham-On-Sea artists holding display of their colourful art this week

Two Burnham-On-Sea artists are holding an exhibition of their work in the town’s Princess Theatre this month.

Burnham-On-Sea’s BosFest boosted by screening of hit movie

A fundraising screening of The Greatest Showman at Burnham-On-Sea’s Ritz Cinema has raised hundreds of pounds for the town’s BosFest music festival.

Burnham-On-Sea’s Home Hardware shop confirms it will close next week

The owner of one of Burnham-On-Sea’s longest-running shops has thanked customers for their support as he confirmed this week that it will be closing...

Singing Children Of Africa set to return to Burnham-On-Sea in September

The Singing Children of Africa are making a welcome return visit to the Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge area from 22nd September for over a week of performances.

Secret World Wildlife Rescue seeks new volunteers in Burnham-On-Sea area

Secret World Wildlife Rescue is seeking new volunteers in the Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge area.

Donkeys return to Burnham-On-Sea beach after four year absence

Donkey rides have re-started on Burnham-On-Sea beach this week after a four year absence.

Berrow Football Club marks 50th anniversary with fun day and charity match

Berrow Football Club marked their 50th anniversary on Sunday (August 18th) with a hugely successful and well supported family fun day.

New Hinkley report warns of ‘need to protect local housing market’

Around 600 extra caravan bed spaces are needed across the Sedgemoor area to accommodate Hinkley Point C workers, a new report has warned this...

Burnham-On-Sea gift shop Crafty Comforts celebrates its second anniversary

A Burnham-On-Sea town centre shop selling a wide range of high-quality gifts has celebrated its second anniversary this week.

Photos: 690 entries make West Huntspill Show a blooming success

Over 690 entries went on display at the annual West Huntspill Horticultural Show on Saturday (August 17th).

Three call-outs for rescue crews to two stuck cars, family in mud and dog...

Crews from Burnham-On-Sea Coastguard and BARB Search & Rescue had a busy three-hour period yesterday (Saturday), dealing with THREE separate incidents at Brean that...

Burnham-On-Sea Comic Con hailed a success as crowds flock to town centre

Hundreds of fans of comic book heroes such as Batman, Star Wars and Superman crowded into Burnham-On-Sea's Princess Theatre on Saturday (August 17th) for the town’s second Comic Con.

Feedback sought on plan to move Town Council into Princess Theatre

A Burnham-On-Sea councillor is asking for the public's feedback on proposals to move the Town Council from its current location into the Princess Theatre.

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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

Fun day at Burnham-On-Sea’s Lighthouse Pub raises £1,000 for air ambulance charity

A fundraising family fun day at a Burnham-On-Sea pub raised £1,000 for the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance. 

New Burnham-On-Sea lost child wristband scheme is launched

A group of Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge Conservative councillors have announced the launch of their 'Grab A Band' childrens safety band scheme.

Rotary Club to open new book shop on Monday in Burnham-On-Sea town centre

Book-lovers in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge will once again have a chance to enjoy a good choice of reads when the Rotary Club opens a bookshop

‘Staff shortage’ leads to further closures of Burnham-On-Sea Minor Injuries Unit

‘Staff shortages’ are being blamed for further unplanned closures of Burnham-On-Sea’s Minor Injuries Unit over the next few days.

Unique marriage proposal unveiled in beach sand art at Brean… and she says yes!

An international sand artist has this week helped a man with a big heart propose to his girlfriend at Brean in an incredibly unique way.

Villagers shocked as mean thieves steal lead from Brent Knoll Church’s roof

Thousands of pounds worth of lead has been stolen by thieves from the roof of St Michael's Church in Brent Knoll. Police have issued an...

A-Level results joy at Highbridge’s King Alfred School Academy sixth form

Sixth form students at Highbridge's King Alfred School Academy are celebrating a record set of top A-Level exam results today (Thursday).

Burnham-On-Sea drumming group Rhythm Harmony to hold open evening

A Burnham-On-Sea drumming group is set to hold an 'open evening' for adults on Monday 19th August for visitors to find out more.

Burnham-On-Sea MP meets enterprise boss to discuss plans to boost local economy

Burnham-On-Sea's MP James Heappey has held a meeting with the Chief Executive of the Local Enterprise Partnership to discuss plans to develop the economy of Somerset. 

New roads and paths planned for Burnham in council’s long-term transport strategy

Millions of pounds worth improvements to Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge's roads network and M5 motorway junction are being planned as part of Sedgemoor District Council's long-term transport strategy.

Clean-up begins as travellers move from field opposite Burnham-On-Sea Tesco store

A large group of more than 20 travellers moved away from a field opposite Burnham-On-Sea’s Tesco store on Wednesday evening (August 14th) after two days camped there.

Burnham-On-Sea karate instructor of 46 years receives community Pride Award

A Burnham-On-Sea karate instructor was among those recognised at a Pride Awards ceremony hosted by Somerset's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Sue Mountstevens this week.

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