hear about busy year for Burnham-On-Sea Chamber of Trade
and supporters of Burnham-On-Sea's Chamber of Trade gathered to
hear about a busy year of activities for the group when its AGM
was held last week.
meeting at Burnham's Princess Theatre was attended by a number
of local traders.
Turco gave an update on the Chamber's role in encouraging town
centre improvements in Burnham as the project to deliver a number
of changes steps closer. Members are keen for the Chamber to continue
to have a role in the project as the schedule for the work is
centre manager Ian Jefferies from BIARS also discused how he hopes
to boost trade in the town by holding a number of tourism events
this summer. He also gave an update on initiatives to boost coach
Ballard from Connecting Devon and Somerset also provided information
about the business benefits of super-fast broadband, which is
currently being rolled out in the Burnham area.
update was also given on the chamber's busy schedule of upcoming
activities. Details of a new membership scheme were also unveiled
to make it easier for local business people to join. Traders can
enjoy the benefits of a full membership for £40 a year.
Newman was elected as Chairman, Deryk Monaghan as Treasurer, Bev
as Membership Secretary, and Kay Rossiter as Secretary.
Burnham Chamber of Trade official website