hair salon shuts as beauty salon gets new owner
Burnham-On-Sea town centre hair salon has closed this week, although
the beauty salon side of the business is continuing with a new owner.
in Burnham's High Street ceased trading on Thursday (July 20th),
its owners Susan FitzGibbon and Neil Brewer announced.
took over the business two and a half years ago and have taken the
difficult decision to close due to unexpected challenges.
added: "Turnover has been good, but we've unfortunately struggled
with resourcing issues, the rising cost of small business tax, pensions
and wages, and changes to footfall in the town centre caused by
the Morrisons closure."
really sad to have to close, but we feel everything is against small
businesses developing these days," she added.
beauty salon side to the business has been sold to a new company,
Beauty Oasis Day Spa.
firm owns three other salons in the area and has ambitious plans
for the business. Three employees - Hayley, Jadene and Sophie -
have been taken on by the new owner.
the beauty appointments that have been booked are unaffected. Contact
details for the salon are unchanged.