cleans up after graffiti vandals target Burnham's jetty
have sprayed graffiti across Burnham-On-Sea's jetty and stolen
an inflatable life-ring, angering council bosses this week.
District Council's cleaners spent several hours removing the painted
messages from the sides of the jetty and parts of the sea wall
the council has replaced a life ring that was stolen from the
top of the jetty earlier this week.
officer Graham Newing told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The graffiti
was daubed across the jetty and sea wall in an area that is busy
with tourists and visitors."
action was needed to remove the messages and our Clean Surroundings
Team did this as soon as possible."
is very sad that vandals have done this and, clearly, to steal
a life ring could put someone's life in danger."
have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.
graffiti on Burnham's jetty is pictured above on Thursday morning