February 22, 2009
supermarket will get 'Morrisons makeover' in April
has announced the date when its seafront supermarket in Burnham-On-Sea
will close in order for refurbishment work to begin as it becomes
a Morrisons store.
first reported in January
that the Somerfield store in Pier Street is being rebranded after
a change of ownership.
week, posters have appeared outside the store, as pictured, stating
that it will close for refurbishment on Wednesday 8th April. It
is expected to close for several days while it is given a 'Morrisons
currently working there will join Morrisons following the handover.
The store was sold by the Co-Operative Group, subject to agreement
from the Office of Fair Trading.
in January 2008 rumours that the store was up for sale. The
reports were denied at the time.