Burnham-On-Sea pool revamp 'is nearing completion'
major £50,000 project to replace every tile in Burnham-On-Sea's
swimming pool is nearing completion this week.
refurbishment of Burnham Swim and Sports Academy's pool in Berrow
Road started last December and is on track to be completed later
this month despite several setbacks.
work is going well and, barring any last-minute surprises, we're
on track to re-start our swim classes and school sessions on January
25th," the Academy's Mark
told Burnham-On-Sea.com this week.
refurbishment suffered a set back when the scale of the work was
larger than expected.
repairs come after a wall of the pool partially collapsed in
and a large number of tiles came off the side last year.
was also first to
report in December that the sports academy's £330,000
extension had been given the go-ahead by district council planners.
photos show (top) Burnham's swimming pool at New Year and (above)
this week as the re-tiling project progressed