January 8, 2011
service in Burnham-On-Sea won't be affected by strike
services in Burnham-On-Sea will not be affected by industrial
action being planned in the West Country over the next few weeks.
South Western Ambulance Service, which operates Burnham Ambulance
Station, told Burnham-On-Sea.com on Friday that it is not involved
with the industrial action being considered by staff at the neighbouring
Great Western Ambulance Service NHS Trust.
Lynne Paramor, Director of Corporate Services at South Western
Ambulance Service, said its stations at Burnham, Glastonbury,
Shepton Mallet, Frome will not be affected. "Services will
be operating as normal," she confirmed.
comes as staff at Great Western Ambulance Service in other parts
of Somerset have voted in favour of industrial action amid a dispute
over pay and conditions.