youth centre's roof gets £5,000 of vital repairs
£5,000 project to repair the aging roof of Burnham-On-Sea's
youth centre has been completed this month.
and Highbridge Town Council gave a grant of £2,500 towards
the project at the BAY Centre in Cassis Close, along with £1,500
from Sedgemoor District Council.
from local firm Kiwi Flat Roofing have now completed work on the
centre's upper roof in Casssis Close, which had been showing signs
Centre Chairman Mike Lang told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We also
received an anonymous donation and carried out some minor fundraising
committee have many large and small projects in mind, including
a plan to replace our old lighting with modern LED units, for which
we have a outstanding grant application."
operate the BAY Centre as a community resource, and our operating
costs are met by rent from the various groups using the building."
in Cassis Close, Burnham, the centre was originally built as The
BAY Club, in 1966 by the Somerset County Youth Service. Back in
May, it celebrated
its 50th anniversary.
Top, Dale Fellows and Gary Wills of Kiwi Flat Roofing hard at work
checking out the enhanced roof covering (photo Mike Lang)