at Highbridge's Apex Park overflow as safety warning is issued
at Highbridge's Apex Wildlife Park have been warned to take extra
care after heavy rain has left footpaths submerged this week.
days of heavy rain has left the lake's water levels at a record
high, causing footpaths and benches to disappear under the extra
water, as pictured here.
water level has risen substantially after all the wet weather
and this means some paths around the lake are unusable,"
a spokesperson for the Friends of Apex Park told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
walkers are using the grassy areas beside the lakes instead, but
these are very slippery and we ask people to take extra care and
to use the alternative unflooded paths."
rain fell on Sunday and several roads
in the Burnham area are closed following several days of heavy
rainfall. Heavy showers are expected to affect the area during
Only the tops of the benches were visible on Sunday after the
heavy rainfall raised water levels of the lakes
photos of flooding in the Burnham-On-Sea area