Burnham-On-Sea shop shuts down as owner retires
long-running shop in Burnham-On-Sea town centre closed down at the
weekend after a half century of business.
Wool Sack knitting shop in Burnham's College Street has been in
business for more than 50 years and its owner, Jean Hooper, pictured,
shop closed its doorrs for the final time on Saturday evening (April
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I
have loved running the shop here and thank all of my customers for
their support over the years."
the end of an era. While I'm looking forward to my retirement, it
has been a 'bitter sweet' decision because I will miss all my regular
Jean in her shop with several of the retirement cards she's