tourist information centre 'is not at risk of closure'
that Burnham-On-Sea's Tourist Information Centre is at risk of
closure have been rejected by the group which runs the facilities
local newspaper claimed that the seafront centre "could be
at risk of closure because of funding difficulties", however
bosses at BIARS (Burnham Information and Rescue Support) say this
is not correct.
numbers of visitors to the centre are growing, we have solid support
from our wonderful volunteers, and financial support from local
businesses is growing," said a spokesman for BIARS, who added
that several key advertising deals with local tourist firms have
been agreed in recent weeks.
course, we would welcome more funding and the team is working
to secure this, but reports that the centre is facing closure
are not helpful."