King Alfred Sports Centre shuts after flooding damage
King Alfred Sports Centre has been temporarily shut due to flooding
damage following a torrential rain storm earlier this week.
Gail Livingstone from operator 1610 told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The
centre has been temporarily closed due to flooding following recent
heavy downpours of rain."
extensive review to assess the damage to the roof and interior
of the building is now underway."
of King Alfred Sports Centre will be able to use any 1610 leisure
centre including Trinity Sports and Leisure and Robert Blake and
Elmwood Leisure Centres in Bridgwater, as alternative venues while
repairs are carried out."
added: "1610 is doing all it can to minimise the inconvenience
to customers, group exercise classes will be held on site at King
Alfred School from Monday August 11th."
reported here earlier this
week how Burnham-On-Sea had been hit by torrential rain on Tuesday,
leading to flooding of several homes and businesses.