March 1, 2011
Convoy of police in Burnham was 'just a training exercise'
convoy of police rushed at speed through Burnham-On-Sea on Friday
morning (February 25th), raising fears that a major incident was
However, the convoy of motorbikes and five police vehicles -
which made their way through town along Burnham Road to Highbridge,
as pictured here - were simply taking part in a training session.
"Officers have been carrying out tactical driver training
in recent days," a police spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Our photo shows the convoy of police travelling past the Pepperall
Road junction with Highbridge Road