St Andrew's Church re-opens after renovation
on a major refurbishment of Burnham-On-Sea's St Andrew's Church
has been completed and the building re-opened on Sunday (May 14th).
building has been undergoing a programme of internal improvements
- the first for 40 years.
Andrew's Church opened its doors after being closed for four months
during the renovation work. The congregation have been meeting in
the Church Hall instead.
Priest Reverend Sharon Eldergill told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
are delighted to be able to welcome people back into our 700-year-old
church building after renovation works."
church has been painted throughout, the Organ pipes restored, and
a new lighting system installed."
last week has seen an army of parishioners cleaning, polishing and
reinstalling furnitures - their hard work has paid off, and the
church looks beautiful and welcoming."
Andrew's Church is a building that has been handed down from generation
to generation with love and care for the people of Burnham-On-Sea.
These new works ensure a place for the community here to come and
share in Parish Worship and to enjoy the peacefulness of the building
for generations to come."