Customers and volunteers at Brent Knoll’s 'emergency shop' were interviewed on Monday (13th July) by a reporter from BBC Radio 4’s “The World Tonight” programme for a feature on how communities are coping with Covid-19.
The number of customers visiting Burnham-On-Sea’s Ritz Cinema on its re-opening weekend was "well down on normal with customers appearing to be very cautious" despite the safety measures implemented there.
Burnham-On-Sea's Somerset & Dorset pub has re-opened in the town centre today (Saturday) after a second Covid-19 test revealed that the customer who prompted the temporary closure has now tested negative.
An Indian takeaway in Burnham-On-Sea has re-opened after shutting as a safety precaution due to concerns that its delivery driver had been in the Lighthouse Pub last weekend where a customer tested positive for Coronavirus.
Burnham-On-Sea's MP James Heappey has this week praised the "decisive action from the Government" in providing a financial boost to the region to kickstart the economy as it recovers from the Coronavirus pandemic.