fail police checks on door staff and under-age sales
pubs in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge face possible prosecution
after serving alcohol to under-age drinkers, it emerged this week.
separately, two pubs in Burnham-On-Sea are being investigated
by police in connection with breaches of door staff security laws.
Ian Kennett confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com that eight pubs were
assessed when youngsters made test purchases over the last few
the eight pubs and clubs that were tested, two failed - one in
Highbridge and one in Burnham," said Sgt Kennett.
comes after Burnham police also conducted a new round of checks
on door staff at pubs and clubs in Burnham-On-Sea - and found
two people breaking the rules.
Kennett added: "The two breaches of the Private Security
Act in Burnham are currently being investigated - these are in
addition to the earlier breach at Brean in January."
Industry Authority staff made a check in January when one
person was found to be in breach, as previously reported
here by Burnham-On-Sea.com.