3rd August 2018
A statue to commemorate the Unknown Soldier, a Tommy from the First World war, was unveiled at 9.30am on Friday 3rd August, 2018.
It was installed outside the library.
[UPDATE – 6 Nov 2019 – the statue has now been moved – click here for more]
Members of the Burnham Royal British Legion were also there, despite not being invited because MDC wanted an ‘intentionally low-key unveiling’.
To find out more about MDC’s initiative, click here.
Similar statues were erected all over the country.