Highbridge store opens after £170,000 revamp
were celebrations at a supermarket in Highbridge on Friday (August
13th) when it re-opened following a £170,000 revamp.
town's Somerfield store in Southwell Crescent has been given a
makeover as it becomes a Co-Op.
Prowton, store manager, is pictured above cutting a ribbon at
Friday morning's opening ceremony in the new-look store.
well as a new look and more spacious layout, the store features
enhanced product ranges, with an emphasis on fresh foods,"
Highbridge store manager Rob Prowton told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"We are proud to serve the local community and this investment
in the store means we can now provide a much enhanced service.
We will meet all the communitys daily food shopping needs
and, in the best traditions of The Co-operative, make our contribution
to community life."
revamp of the store - which employs 25 staff - follows The Co-Operative
Group's £1.56 billion acquisition of the Somerfield supermarket
chain last year. All Somerfield branches are being converted to
Co-Operatives by 2011.