year in the job marked at Burnham hardware shop
familiar face behind the till of a Burnham-On-Sea hardware shop
has this week clocked up a quarter of a century working at the
A surprise ceremony was held on Thursday (September 1st) for
Darren Gibbons when he started his 25th year of employment at
Home Hardware in Burnham High Street.
Home Hardware's owner, Phil Hemming, marked the milestone by
presenting Darren with a tankard to thank him for his loyalty.
Phil told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "He joined in 1986 and although
he has been with us many years he is still affectionately known
as the 'young lad' by a large majority of customers!"
"He has amassed a vast amount of knowledge of the hardware
trade during this time."
Pictured: Darren Gibbons being presented with a tankard to
recognise his 25 years of service at Home Hardware in Burnham