material washes up on Burnham beach on Christmas Eve
At first glance it looked as though snow and ice had been washed
up along Burnham-On-Sea's tideline on Monday (Christmas Eve) despite
the mild temperatures.
of white material were washed up along the river estuary next
to Burnham beach on Monday afternoon, as pictured here, puzzling
some beach walkers.
the foam is in fact believed to be a natural substance created
after recent stormy sea conditions.
Environment Agency, which monitors water quality in Bridgwater
Bay, has said the material is harmless.