End of era in Yeovil as fish and chip business owner announces closure

Clive Palmer has officially announced the closure of the iconic Palmers fish and chip shop and take away in central Yeovil.

Notices have been put up by the award winning establishment citing the demise of Yeovil Town centre for having to close the business he set up with his family 60 years ago.

customers are set to flock to the establishment tonight for their last chippy tea before it’s doors are locked and shutters brought down for the final time, adding to the endless list of closures of Yeovil Town centre stores.

Some customers who went last night were close to tears reading the owners notice.

‘ I’ve been coming here for 40 years every Friday – it’s a crying shame it’s closing and demonstrates how badly the Council have destroyed Yeovil’ said customer William Perrin.