wardens go on duty in Burnham and Berrow for new season
wardens have returned to duty in Burnham-On-Sea and Berrow this
week for the start of the new holiday season.
Sedgemoor District Council wardens went on duty on Monday (March
30th) and are now in place until mid-September.
are able to supervise beach activities, provide basic first aid,
issue jetty permits and collect car parking fees on Berrow Beach.
staff are also trained by South West Ambulance service to administer
defibrillation and oxygen therapy as well as basic first aid,"
added a spokesman. "The staff were also successful in qualifying
for the Open Water Emergency Action Award."
the high season of July and August, the beach wardens will once
again be joined by RNLI lifeguards on Burnham and Berrow beaches.