Judging is set to get underway for Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge’s annual Christmas lights competition.

The Town Council is encouraging residents and businesses to light up over the festive season.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the best displays for best individual residences in Burnham and Highbridge.

There will also be a prize for the best business windows in Burnham or Highbridge, judged by the two Chambers of Trade.

The Town Council has invited Private Residences to enter this year’s Christmas Light Competition. Only private residences and businesses that have entered will be judged. Please email your name and address to: admin@burnham-highbridge-tc.gov.uk in order to enter.

Burnham and Highbridge Christmas lights categories:

This year’s categories are as follows:

Burnham-On-Sea
Best Individual = £25 voucher for The Princess Theatre, a trophy and a certificate. Runner up = £10 and a certificate
Best Shared Entry = a shared shield and certificates

Highbridge
Best Individual = £25 voucher for The Princess Theatre, a trophy and a certificate. Runner up = £10 and a certificate
Best Shared Entry = a shared shield and certificates

Business Window in Highbridge (no need to register entry)
Best = £25 voucher for The Princess Theatre and a £10 voucher for the runner up

Business Window in Burnham-On-Sea (no need to register entry)
Best = £25 voucher for The Princess Theatre and a £10 voucher for the runner up

The cups and shields will be engraved and held for a year, to be returned. The closing date for entries is Thursday 5th December 2019. Judging will take place on Saturday 7th December 2019. The prizes will be presented at the council on meeting 20th January, 2020.

Pictured: Last year’s winning house in Love Lane, Burnham-On-Sea