BOC Coastal Rowing Club

The Harker’s Yard Winter Series is in full swing now and all is going well. Round five was hosted at Wivenhoe and it was thanks to Wivgigs and Corsairs for organising. Ladies in Wren were first again and 10th in Willow. The men in Wren were second and Willow fifth....

Burnham Green Spaces

Following our brief hibernation, we have been sowing the seeds for what we hope will be a very productive 2019. The ‘Burnham Green Spaces Group’ is now official; we have a committee, a constitution and are well on the way to having a bank account, which means that we...

Epic Dance News

Here at Epic Dance we believe in making sure every child has fun when they come dancing. It doesn’t matter if they are three or 23, everyone deserves to enjoy what they do. That’s why we decided that it wasn’t fair for the children to have all the fun and introduced...

Epic

News from Epic Dance By Claire Rawlinson   Now, we at Epic Dance know that our students are a hardy bunch, and this was proved yet again when they performed in the pouring rain at the Essex Alfresco Cinema event on the 22nd September. The weather was not kind to them,...

Brave The Shave

Brave the Shave with Catherine Fell   On the 1st September the lovely Verity, hairdresser at the Vanity Box in Battlesbridge, got the clippers ready and helped me to ‘Brave the Shave’. This brave act was to raise much needed funds for the Macmillan cancer support...

Carnival

Carnival 2018 Another great year for our traditional illuminated carnival. Like every year the events kicked off the first week of September with the darts and dominoes matches, hosted each year by Kenny Kerr at The New Welcome Sailor. Members from the committee then...

New North Ward Councillor Nick Skeens

New North Ward Councillor Nick Skeens Normally Town Council by-elections in Burnham don’t create much controversy, but in this case it was incident packed from start to finish Maldon District Council kicked off events with polling cards incorrectly spelled in just one...

Fire Station Open Day

Fire Station Open Day July 16th saw the Burnham Fire Station’s annual open day. This is always a popular event with a bouncy castle, BBQ, face painting and a superb raffle. As always children were able to climb into the fire trucks and have a go at being fire fighters...

Farewell Harrington Harry

Farewell Harry Harrington For the second year running the Carnival has been shocked by the sudden death of oneof our committee members. Robin “Harry” Harrington passed away suddenly on July 13th aged 69. Our thoughts go out to his wife Gwen and family. Harry was a...