January 6, 2011
motorists face month of diversions and delays
motorists face diversions and delays during a series of roadworks
over the next few weeks.
Somerset County Council's highways team has announced several
road closures in the Burnham area during January.
Stoddens Lane will be closed to traffic from January 10th for
five days during road widening and resurfacing work.
Marine Drive will be shut overnight for five evenings, from 6.30pm
to 11.30pm, from January 24th for resurfacing.
And the A38 Bristol Road at Brent Knoll will also be closed overnight
from 21st January for five nights while the County Council's highways
team make road repairs, which were postponed last month during
the heavy snow.
Traffic lights will also be in operation at the Bristol Road
junction with Worston Road in Highbridge for one week from January
13th-21st while footway repairs are carried out.