has no 'confirmed plans' to open in Burnham or Highbridge
food giant McDonald's has this week played down online speculation
that it plans to open a new restaurant in Burnham-On-Sea or Highbridge.
firm says it has "no confirmed plans" despite online rumours
claiming that Burnham or Highbridge are earmarked for a store in
official spokesperson in the McDonald's UK press office told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We are always looking for new sites to open new restaurants,
invest in the local community and create jobs."
is an area we would like to continue to invest in and we are looking
at several potential opportunities, but currently have no confirmed
been claimed that four Somerset towns are on the McDonald's hit
list as the firm hunts for new sites for its 'drive-thru' restaurants.
include Yeovil and Taunton, which already have McDonald's restaurants
but are apparently felt suited for more, along with Midsomer Norton
and Burnham-On-Sea, although no specific locations have yet been