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Fundraising fashion show to be held for Burnham-On-Sea RNLI lifeboats

A fundraising fashion show is set to be held in aid of Burnham-On-Sea RNLI. 

Burnham-On-Sea’s Wetherspoon pub The Reeds Arms to get £600,000 refurbishment

Burnham-On-Sea's Reeds Arms pub is to undergo a £600,000 refurbishment and upgrade this Spring.

Secret World Wildlife Rescue wins ‘charity of the year’ title at awards ceremony

Volunteers at Secret World Wildlife Rescue are celebrating after the organisation was named 'Charity of the Year' at the Sedgemoor Business Excellence Awards.

Burnham-On-Sea jewellery shop offers extra discounts during closing down sale

A Burnham-On-Sea jewellery shop which is set to close down in April after two decades of business in the town centre has begun its closing sale and is offering an extra 10% off to Burnham-on-Sea.com readers.

Popular kite festival will move back to Burnham-On-Sea this autumn

A popular kite festival is set to return to Burnham-On-Sea for the first time in two years this autumn.

New dog poo bag dispensers for Burnham and Highbridge to halt fouling

Five new dog poo bag dispensers are to be installed at different locations around Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge as part of a Town Council bid...

Scarlet fever warning: Parents advised amid cases at Burnham-On-Sea schools

Scarlet Fever has been reported at several schools in the Burnham-On-Sea area, prompting a warning about the highly contagious infection which usually affects young children.

Three sailors rescued by lifeboats after leaving ship in Bristol Channel

Burnham-On-Sea’s lifeboat crews were called out early this morning (Thursday) to join the search for three sailors on their way back from a night of drinking on dry land, who had to be rescued.

Plans for 123 new homes at Highbridge’s Brue Farm win go-ahead despite concerns

Updated plans for 123 new homes at Highbridge’s Brue Farm development have been given the go-ahead by town councillors this week despite fresh concerns about the scheme.

Burnham-On-Sea is named among UK’s top five most ‘coach-friendly’ destinations

Burnham-On-Sea has this week been named as one of the UK’s top five most ‘coach-friendly’ travel destinations.

Widow of Burnham-On-Sea boxer visits club with donation of boxing gloves

The widow of a Burnham-On-Sea boxer who tragically died of cancer three years ago has made an emotional return to his club to present it with a pair of boxing gloves.

Police called to two-car collision in Burnham-On-Sea’s Love Lane

Emergency services were called to a two-vehicle collision in Burnham-On-Sea town centre on Wednesday afternoon (March 20th).

Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge residents urged to join Apex Park litter-pick

Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge residents are being encouraged to get involved with a nationwide campaign from Keep Britain Tidy to clean up local communities in April.

Burnham-On-Sea Bowling Club offers taster sessions for newcomers

Burnham-On-Sea Bowling Club is offering taster sessions to newcomers who are interested in getting started in the sport.

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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

Tickets on sale for casino night fundraiser for Burnham’s BARB Search & Rescue

Final tickets are on sale for a Burnham-On-Sea charity’s fundraising casino night that is being held this month. BARB Search & Rescue is holding the...

Controversial plans REJECTED for 47 homes in Walrow, Highbridge after 123 objections

Controversial plans for 47 new homes at Walrow in Highbridge have been approved by Sedgemoor District Councillors today (Tuesday).

60 year-old plastic washing-up liquid bottle washes up on Brean beach

A plastic washing-up liquid bottle produced more than 60 years ago has washed up on Brean beach this week.

Photos: Spring starts today! Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge burst into bloom

Spring officially starts today (Wednesday) and signs of the new season are already bursting into bloom across Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge.

Burnham-On-Sea’s Ness Holbrow raises over £570 for eating disorder charity

An eating disorder sufferer in Burnham-On-Sea who owns a Crufts-winning dog has raised over £570 by holding a unique fundraising initiative this month to raise funds for a cause close to her heart.

‘Have your say on Hinkley Point C cooling of water and fish’ – Environment...

A new consultation will give Burnham-On-Sea residents a chance to have their say about proposed changes to how cooling water is taken from the Severn Estuary by Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant and its impact on fish. 

Polling cards set to arrive in Burnham and Highbridge shortly for local elections

Polling cards for district, town and parish council elections taking place on Thursday, May 2nd will be arriving on Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge doormats during the next few days.

“Disgraceful” plan to turn former Highbridge library into flats rejected by town council

Controversial plans to turn Highbridge’s former library into two new flats have been described as "madness" and "a disgrace" by angry town councillors and the Chamber of Trade this week.

Man arrested by Police after ‘fail-to-stop collision’ in Burnham-On-Sea town centre

Burnham-On-Sea Police are investigating a collision in the town on Sunday afternoon (March 17th).

Brent Knoll’s Royal British Legion holds service to dedicate new Standard

A special service was held on Sunday (March 17th) to lay up the old Brent Knoll Royal British Legion Standard and dedicate a new one.

Burnham-On-Sea artist’s unique binary art goes on display at Princess Theatre

A Burnham-On-Sea artist's unique exhibition of her work is underway in the town's Princess Theatre this month.

Take a trip down memory lane at illustrated Highbridge history talk

Highbridge residents are being invited to take a trip down memory lane when a history talk is held in the town this month.

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