April 8, 2009
£7,000 fence boosts security at Burnham-On-Sea park
were underway at a Burnham-On-Sea park on Wednesday (April 8th)
when a new two metre high fence costing £7,000 was officially
opened in a bid to stamp out anti-social behaviour.
of the Rosewood Action Team launched a project last year to get
the long-awaited fence and lockable gates installed at Rosewood
for the fence has come from Somerset County Council and Sedgemoor
Councillor Rosemarie Parsons was officiating as without her help
and the very generous support of Sedgemoor District Council, this
project would never have been completed," the Rosewood Action
Team secretary Kay Loveridge told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
have had lots of trouble here over the years with under-age drinking,
anti-social behaviour and damage to the play area. The new fence
will disuade youngsters from using this area."
photos show Cllr Rosemarie Parsons officially opening the new
fence alongside members and supporters of the Rosewood Action
Team on Wednesday