January 9, 2009
In photos: Burnham-On-Sea
continues to shiver in wintry scenes
plunged to minus nine degrees Centigrade during one of the coldest
weeks that the Burnham-On-Sea area has experienced in many years.
were the scenes around the area, as the cold snap continued.
wide bank of ice extended along the high tide line at Brean, creating
these teeth-chattering scenes in front of the Down.
Park's lakes in Highbridge were frozen solid, but police warned
youths who were seen playing on the ice with these inflatable
life rings to stay well clear.
Berrow wreck, the SS Nornen, was surrounded by a layer of slush
and ice throughout much of the week.
thick layer of ice and slush washed up along the beach stretched
for miles between Bunham and Brean.
froze along the banks of the River Brue, leaving these large sheets
of broken ice along the tidal estuary.
of ice were created around the legs of Burnham's famous beach