Sedgemoor District Council has announced that parking in its Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge car parks will be free of charge on three Saturdays during the run-up to Christmas.
The authoriity says people will be able to park without charge in all its 18 council-owned car parks on December 5th, 12th and 19th.
Claire Faun, spokeswoman for Sedgemoor District Council, says: “Given the additional impacts of Covid-19 on the local economy, Sedgemoor District Council is keen to support our many local and varied traders in the towns and villages across Sedgemoor and give residents and visitors an added incentive to shop locally during the festive season.”
“There will be notices on the tariff machines in the car parks advising of the free parking.”
Here’s a list of all of the car parks you will be able to use for free on the dates above:
Free parking in Burnham and Highbridge car parks:
- Burnham-On-Sea High Street car park
- Burnham-On-Sea Oxford Street car park
- Burnham-On-Sea Pier Street East car park
- Burnham-On-Sea Pier Street South car park
- Burnham-On-Sea Pier Street West car park
- Burnham-On-Sea Discount car park car park
- Bank Street, Highbridge
NB: Please note that usual on-street parking restrictions will still apply and will be in force. The free parking offer only applies to Sedgemoor District Council’s car parks.