gritters out in force in Burnham-On-Sea as temperatures plunge
County Council's gritters will be out in force in Burnham-On-Sea
and Highbridge over the next few nights as temperatures are predicted
to plunge below freezing.
Met Office says temperatures across Somerset could drop as low
as -8 degrees Centigrade by the middle of this week.
council's gritters, pictured here last winter, will be treating
main roads and some secondary roads in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge
- as outlined on its gritting
routes list - using thousands of tonnes of salt.
in the Burnham and Highbridge area are being urged to drive carefully
on the icy road surfaces over the next few nights.