seafront gardens in Burnham-On-Sea are re-opened
Marine Cove gardens have been partially re-opened after being
vandalised earlier in the week.
District Council, which oversees the seafront gardens, temporarily
shut the facilities after widespread damage on Monday.
gardens have been made safe again and damaged areas have been
cordoned off," spokeswoman Claire Faun confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com.
"We are advising visitors to take extra care where there
added that the council is still calculating the final repair bill.
are still assessing the overall damage and are getting quotes
so it might be a while before the costs are known," she said.
reported here that two
people had been arrested by police investigating the incident,
which occurred early on Monday (October 28th).
men, aged 20 and 19, were arrested and have been bailed to return
to police on November 4th.
footage showed two people carrying out the damage at around 1am
on Monday October 28th, and the council says it is confident that
the damage was not caused by storms.