for monthly markets in Burnham-On-Sea to move from High Street
farmers markets should be moved out of the town's High Street
in order to reduce disruption on shops and motorists, a town councillor
has called this week.
have been put forward by Cllr Neville Jones for the monthly markets
to be moved into Adam Street instead.
in the High Street tell me they're losing money because of these
disruptive markets and I think it's time we take a fresh look
at their location," he said.
the High Street on 12 days a year - on the last Friday of each
month for five hours - causes a lot of disruption. I want to keep
farmers markets in Burnham, but they should not be hurting trade."
suggesting the markets move into Adam Street with just a few stalls
in the High Street instead."
proposals were debated at this week's Town Projects Committee meeting and will be discussed further.
Michael Clarke told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "There are varying
opinions on this, so we intend to invite the organiser of the
markets along to our next meeting to consider the proposals further
before any decision is taken."