Co-Op bank branch to close down in May
Co-Operative Bank has announced it is closing its Burnham-On-Sea
branch in May.
a letter to customers, the bank has this week confirmed that it
is shutting its College Street branch on May 5th.
decision has not been taken lightly, but is necessary as part
of our business plans and we apologise for any inconvenience caused,"
says a spokesman.
regret to announce that this branch will close permanently at
1.30pm on Thursday May 5th."
closure comes as banks scale back their branch numbers across
the UK as customers turn increasingly to online banking instead.
West closed its branch in nearby Highbridge in 2014, as we reported
closure will lead to another vacant premises becoming available
in the town centre, although the number of empty shops in Burnham
remains very low.
as Highbridge's last bank is to shut down