Residents in the Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge area have been invited to consider standing in next year’s County Council elections.

The poll will be held on Thursday 4th May 2017 in our area when seats in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge will be contested.

“If you’re passionate about your area, hoping to shape the future of your community, or looking to make a difference this could be for you,” says a spokesperson.

Residents can find out more by visiting or contacting the Community Governance Team at Somerset County Council on 01823 357628 or email