Burnham-On-Sea club folds after 40 years
long-running club for businessmen in Burnham-On-Sea has folded
this week after more than 40 years.
Probus Club, which had dozens of members at its peak, provided
social activities for businessmen and professionals in the area.
Chairman Allan Petoud told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Sadly, the
group has suffered a decline in new members during recent years
and we're now down to just a handful of active members with no-one
to take on the main roles."
is very disappointing to be winding up the group after so long
but there is no other way."
added that the group has decided to hand over its remaining funds
to the Friends of Burnham-On-Sea Hospital.