youth centre appeals for funds to halt leaks
Area Youth Centre is seeking thousands of pounds to fix problems
with rain water leaking into the building.
centre in Cassis Close, which is used by more than 20 different
groups and over 500 users a week, needs £7,500 for the work.
has this week been pledged to the project by Sedgemoor District
Council's Grants Award Sub-Committee at a meeting held on Tuesday
windows in the hall roof are leaking badly and need to be replaced.
Water entering the building can make it hazardous to use and on
occasions unusable," said case officer Robert Semple.
district council approved £2,500 (33.8% of the total project
cost) and the BAY Centre also has other separate grant applications
Centre Chairman Mike Lang told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's
good news that Sedgemoor has given us this funding towards the
work, but we are still seeking other grants before we are able
to go ahead with the project."