Coffee unveils plans to open up in Burnham-On-Sea
prominent shop in the heart of Burnham-On-Sea looks set to become
a new Costa Coffee cafe later this year.
The coffee giant has submitted proposals to take over the premises
previously occupied by the Sanders greengrocers shop in the High
Burnham-On-Sea.com first reported last October that the long-running
had closed. Owner Phil Payne blamed competition from supermarkets
for its demise.
District Council confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com on Tuesday that
Costa's application is for a cafe with opening hours of 6.30am
The application will be considered by councillors over the coming
Costa hopes to open the new cafe this autumn if it wins approval.
Several food retailers in Burnham have already expressed concerns
that the store will have on their trade.