Punch and Judy show returns to Burnham-On-Sea seafront
traditional seaside Punch and Judy show is to return to Burnham-On-Sea's
seafront for the tourist season.
Paul Wheeler has secured a concession from Sedgemoor District Council
to run his seaside show on The Esplanade, near the jetty, this summer.
this weekend, he will be performing shows each Saturday at 12 noon
and Sunday at 12 noon and 2pm, weather permitting.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I always receive very positive feedback
from people who come to the shows in Burnham - they are very much
a seaside tradition."
will be our first weekend if the year in the seafront so we have
fingers crossed for the weather and look forward to seeing as many
people as possible."
has previously performed his traditional show on ITV1's This Morning
and on Channel 5's Paul Merton's Great Adventures.
of his performances lasts around 25 minutes and spectators are invited
to make a donation.
been performing on and off since he was aged seven and has been
fully employed in the role since 2005. He is also a full member
of the Punch & Judy Fellowship and Equity.