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Apex Park has now reached maximum capacity for memorial benches

From Friday 9 February 2024 this service with not be in operation in the Sedgemoor area until further notice

Memorial benches are a long-lasting and appealing way to commemorate a special event or a loved one.

Memorial benches can be placed in most of our parks and open spaces. We can provide wood or modern recycled plastic benches with your personal message attached on a stainless steel plaque.

If you wish to install a new bench and plaque, please note you will be expected to pay for this service. If there is a bench already in place and you wish to adopt it using a plaque, please contact us to discuss charges.

The following locations are available for memorials:

  • The Esplanade, Burnham-On-Sea
  • Marine Cove Gardens, Burnham-On-Sea
  • Manor Gardens, Burnham-On-Sea
  • Blake Gardens, Bridgwater


Memorial bench

Last reviewed: February 1, 2024 by Helly

Next review due: August 1, 2024

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