4, 2012 In
photos and video: Burnham-On-Sea gets a covering of snowfall
got a covering of snow on Saturday (February 4th) when a band
of winter weather swept through the area.
fell throughout the late morning and afternoon, giving a covering
across the town, including on the seafront and beach, as pictured
key roads in Burnham and Highbridge were gritted, motorists were
advised to take extra care on minor routes.
Saturday's football fixtures in Burnham were called off due to
the weather, and Burnham RNLI postponed its scheduled fundraising
car wash, due to take place on Saturday morning, until next Saturday
due to the icy weather.
conditions quickly followed during in the evening, making the
snow short-lived. Much of the snow and slush had melted by midnight.
There was enough of the white stuff for a snowball fight on the
Good fishing weather? It was for this hardy fisherman on Burnham
Walkers on the beach and seafront enjoying the wintry weather
The snow on Burnham's beach and North Esplanade
Ice and snow partially covered the lake at Highbridge's Apex
Two youngsters testing the strength of the ice at Apex Park