leave trail of damage in Burnham-On-Sea's Manor Gardens
pushed over lamp posts, smashed several windows and set fire to
a rubbish bin during a night of vandalism at Burnham's Manor Gardens
on Friday night (December 23rd).
and fire crews were called to the gardens at 10.30pm following
the damage, which is understood to have been caused by a group
of young people.
"Two lamp posts were pushed over, a bin was set alight and
three windows in the Manor House were broken," one anonymous
local resident told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Western Power Distribution was called to the gardens to make
the lamp posts safe early this morning (Saturday) as pictured
Burnham-On-Sea.com first highlighted security fears about the
derelict, boarded-up Manor House last July.
Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact
Police by dialling 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers
on 0800 555 111.