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Burnham and Highbridge firms win awards from Litter Free Coast & Sea Somerset

Two Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge companies are celebrating this week after achieving Business Awards from Litter Free Coast & Sea Somerset.

Chief Constable to take questions about policing during 30-minute live webchat

A 30-minute live webchat is to be held with Avon and Somerset Police Chief Constable when he will be answering questions about policing.

Safeguarding evening for parents to be held at King Alfred School Academy today

A unique safeguarding evening is to be held at King Alfred School Academy this Thursday (June 20th) when parents will be able to find how to keep children safe from modern dangers.

New community group for those with learning disabilities launches in Highbridge

A new support group for those with learning disabilities is set to launch at Highbridge's Morland Hall today (Thursday).

Three arrests after CCTV catches intruders at Sanders Garden Centre

Police have issued an appeal for witnesses after an attempted burglary at Sanders Garden Centre in Brent Knoll

Burnham-On-Sea Theatre Manager Sam Nicol steps down from position

The manager of Burnham-On-Sea's Princess Theatre has announced she is stepping down from her role this week. Sam Nicol has confirmed she is set to...

Burnham United Ladies search for more female players after scoring funding boost

Burnham United Ladies are on the hunt for the next generation of female players after receiving a funding boost. 

Weston Air Show 2019: Times to watch Red Arrows and top jets in skies...

The world-famous Red Arrows and other planes will take to local skies this weekend during the annual Weston Air Show. The event will be held...

Burnham-On-Sea’s Priory Court Care and Nursing Home holds its first Pet Parade

Burnham-On-Sea's Priory Court Care and Nursing Home held its first Pet Parade event at the weekend when local people showed off their pets and the home’s residents hot a chance to meet the animals.

New Highbridge Morlands Co-Op wins go-ahead with 6am-11pm opening hours

Morlands Co-Op Highbridge will open from 6am-11pm as town councillors approved its opening hours this week. Plans to open it have been given a boost this week as town councillors supported the store's plans.

UPDATE: Travellers leave Highbridge rail station after council’s threat of legal action

Legal action is set to begin to move a group of travellers camped on land next to Highbridge Railway Station’s Car Park.

Burnham Swimming Club’s Kelly Podbury appointed Somerset ASA President

Burnham-On-Sea Swimming Club's club secretary, Kelly Podbury, has been appointed Somerset Amateur Swimming Association's President for 2019-2020.

Crowds flock to King Alfred School Academy students’ arts festival

Over 100 pieces of art and music performances are on show by talented students from Highbridge’s King Alfred School Academy at an arts festival this week.

Tiny baby weasel rescued by carers from Secret World Wildlife Rescue Centre

Burnham-On-Sea wildlife carers have rescued this tiny baby weasel found on a footpath near South Petherton and he is now recuperating at Secret World Wildlife Rescue Centre.

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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 Rotary Club takes 24 pupils and teachers to Crealy Adventure Park

Year 4 children from East and West Huntspill Primary Schools and their teachers have enjoyed a day trip to Crealy Adventure Park near Exeter, sponsored by Burnham Rotary Club.

Take up of superfast broadband services in Somerset increasing, says council

There has been a big rise in the number of homes and businesses taking up superfast broadband services thanks to the Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) programme.

Owners of fire-hit Burnham-On-Sea Rosewood pub praise crews for ‘swift response’

Greene King, the owners of Burnham-On-Sea's Rosewood pub, have praised fire crews for their "swift and professional response" and preventing the blaze spreading further...

200 performers on song at Highbridge church’s music marathon

Over 200 local musicians and singers took part in a Highbridge church's day-long music marathon on Saturday (June 15th) to raise funds.

VIDEO: New lifeboat formally unveiled by Burnham-On-Sea RNLI during ceremony

More than 150 people headed to Burnham-On-Sea RNLI station on Saturday (June 15th) to see a new Atlantic 85 lifeboat officially named.

Burnham-On-Sea’s Rosewood pub suffers ‘severe damage’ in huge blaze

Firefighters have been tackling a serious blaze at Burnham-On-Sea's Rosewood pub this afternoon (Saturday) that has left significant damage to its roof.

Burnham-On-Sea Rotary Club gives local charities a boost at fundraising ball

Local charities and good causes in Burnham-On-Sea have received financial boosts during a charity ball organised by Burnham Rotary Club and held at Lympsham's Batch Country House on Friday evening (June 14th).

Busy year reviewed at Burnham-On-Sea’s BARB Search & Rescue charity AGM

Dozens of people attended the AGM of Burnham-On-Sea’s rescue hovercraft charity BARB Search & Rescue on Friday (June 14th) when a busy year of...

Burnham-On-Sea’s Abbeyfield sheltered housing charity raises over £530 at open day

The Abbeyfield Society in Burnham-On-Sea is holding a charity open afternoon this Saturday (15th June) at the Abbeyfield, 15 Berrow Road

Police unveil ‘chat bench’ on Burnham seafront to tackle isolation

A new 'Chat Bench' initiative has been launched on the town's seafront by Burnham-On-Sea Police in a bid to tackle isolation.

Burnham-On-Sea’s GW Hurley newsagents celebrates its 100th anniversary

The owner of a popular shop in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea that celebrated its 100th anniversary on Friday (June 14th) has thanked customers for their support.

£5,000 raised for charity at Brean Golf Club’s 29th celebrity tournament

An impressive £5,000 was raised for charity at the 29th Annual Sports Celebrity Am tournament at Brean Golf Club on Wednesday (June 12th). 25...

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