bank prepares for closure of Burnham-On-Sea
is preparing for the closure of its Burnham-On-Sea branch in October.
blames declining use for the closure, adding that 53.4% of its customers in Burnham are choosing to use digital
Maggs has taken on the role of 'community banker' to help customers
in Burnham where the branch at the junction of Regent Street
and Victoria Street shuts down on October 10th, as reported here
closure comes just months after HSBC
shut down its branch in Burnham-On-Sea in January in a similar
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "As we close three branches in Burnham,
Cheddar and Worle, my job is to bridge the gap left after the closure
between our communities and the bank."
"After the closure I will be in Burnham Community Centre every
Tuesday from 10am-1pm to assist customers with online banking, free
financial health checks, fraud and scam awareness, amongst others."
added: "I will be based in Burnham one day a week after the
closure and will be a point of contact for the community."
currently have experts in every branch to assist customers with
their online banking needs, and we have been working with the local
post office so that our customers are aware of all the banking they
can do there once we close."