date to discuss future of Burnham tourist information's centre
future of Burnham-On-Seas Tourist Information Centre looks
set to be decided at a new meeting being held later this month.
week's wintry weather led to the postponement of a meeting in
Burnham, but the rearranged meeting will be held on Thursday 28th
January at 7pm in the town council chambers in Jaycroft Road.
District Council has no budget to continue to run the tourist
information centres after the end of this financial year and without
other sources of funding or new ways of providing the service
they will close," council spokeswoman Claire Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
town and district councils hope that some of the firms and groups
who benefit from tourists visiting Burnham will provide funding.
first reported in November
that the centre's future could be in doubt due to district council
funding cuts. The centre also received a sought-after mystery
shopper award, as reported here.