'continuing' over plans to shut Burnham-On-Sea Police Station
are 'continuing' over the proposed closure of Burnham-On-Sea Police
station despite a recent increase in local crime, it has been confirmed
concern about a spate of crimes in the town, Burnham-On-Sea.com
approached the Police for an update on whether the proposed closure
of the Police Station is still going ahead as part of a cost-cutting
to smaller premises at Burnham Fire Station or setting up a 'drop-in
desk' at Burnham Library are among the alternatives under consideration
if the Police Station in Highbridge Road closes.
spokesman Scott McPherson told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are
looking for a new option for Burnham-On-Sea police station as our
current building is double the size we need."
are currently consulting with stakeholders and looking at options.
are in their early stages."
added that no dates have been set for the possible closure of the
station, which was first announced two years ago.
Mountsevens, the Police and Crime Commisioner, said last year that
Burnham Police Station is considerably bigger than needed, as we
Police Station is far bigger than needed, says PCC
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