Unveiling of Railway Buffers

Unveiling of Railway Buffers

Wednesday 19 August

Members of the History group, the Town Crier, Deputy Mayor Bill Hancock, Chairman of Sedgemoor District Council Mike Cresswell as well as past councillors and interested residents, gathered for the unveiling of the Buffers.

The Unveiling took place at 11am this morning. John Strickland thanked everyone who had worked hard over the last couple of years to see the project through to the end and bring back to Burnham The buffers that commemorate Burnham on Sea's Railway Heritage.

The unveiling was followed by  a service at St Andrew's Church and then a gathering at the Round Towers Guesthouse to celebrate the completion of project

Pictured are l to r

Alastair Murray the Town Crier, Cllr Bill Hancock Deputy Mayor, Phoebe Pearce, Paul Hambleton, Ann Popham and John Strickland stalwarts of the History Group whose endeavours and determination saw the buffers installed at the end of the line of the old Burnham on Sea Railway track.

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