Glow Lights

Following on from the success of GlowHome in 2020, and Glow Lanterns in 2021 Seed once again teamed up with Our Highbridge to bring more lights and decorations to the streets of Highbridge in 2022. This year’s event was a bigger collaborative effort with Burnham Retail Group, In Charlies Memory, Burnham and Highbridge Town Council working together with Fuse Outdoor Arts, Create You, Sami Green Creative, and Morland Hub to bring lights and decoration a part of a day of activities, a parade, Christmas Carols and the switch on of the town lights.

The team from Fuse Outdoor Arts supplied lantern making workshops and poles for the lantern parade. Sami Green Creative and Create You helped make Christmas Tree Decorations and lanterns.

Burnham Brownies and Churchfield School hosted Fuse lantern making workshops for school children on 16 November.

The winter lights Switch On event in Highbridge took place on 19 November, marking the start of the festive season. With Elf Trails, Santa, Carols led by Martin from St Johns Church Highbridge, craft stalls and refreshments from local businesses.  Some 40 people took part in the parade and 350-400 in the celebrations. The largest event of its kind in Highbridge so far.

Make Paper Tree Decorations

Join in a Paper Tree Decorations workshop at Create You Sunday 13 November at 10am – 12pm.
Create one for yourself and one to hang on the Highbridge Community Christmas Tree.

The workshop is free but places are limited so you will need to book your place.

Make your Lantern and Join the Parade

Join in a workshop at Create You Sunday 13 November at 1pm – 4pm.

Churchfield School will host a workshop for school children on 16 November

The winter lights Switch On event in Highbridge is planned for 19 November, marking the start of the festive season.


A really good afternoon /evening ..lovely to join in with carols and see folk enjoying themselves a more simple way…good craft fair and lovely gifts in create you, lanterns were lovely…go Highbridge !! SD
Really joyous occasion, with more of a buzz in Market Street than I’ve ever seen since moving to Highbridge. So good to see the town busy and bustling! ML

Lantern making workshops are also taking place in Burnham-on-Sea this month Highbridge residents are welcome to enjoy an additional workshop on 24 Nov at Morlands Hub to and bring their lanterns to join a procession after the Burnham lights switch on 26 Nov.

2020 lights Combined Highbridge and Burnham Lockdown lanterns