November 29, 2010
weather postpones closure of A38 near Burnham-On-Sea
week of roadworks along the busy A38 near Burnham-On-Sea have
been postponed due to the wintry weather.
The A38 Bristol Road between Brent Knoll and Burnham was due
to be closed each night from November 26th until Friday December
3rd while Somerset Highways carried out resurfacing and other
However, the sub-zero temperatures over the last few days have
prompted Somerset County Council to postpone the work. Burnham-On-Sea.com
Council spokeswoman Jan Hookings told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The
resurfacing work could not go ahead in these temperatures and
with the threat of snow, we have decided to postpone the work
until after Christmas."