Call for improved signs after driver's one-way High Street shock
was the moment a confused motorist briefly brought Burnham-On-Sea's
town centre to a standstill by driving the wrong way along the
one-way High Street.
Seat Altea was seen attempting to drive northbound along the High
Street, between the junctions of Adam Street and College Street,
on Saturday morning (July 26th).
the van driver coming along the High Street in the correct direction
quickly saw what was happening and stopped in time to avoid a
collision," an eyewitness told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
does beg the question as to whether the 'no entry' signs at the
road junctions along the High Street are visible enough for drivers
unfamiliar with the town centre. Some improvements are needed
because this isn't an uncommon occurrence, especially over the
The motorist reversing back along the High Street after driving
the wrong way on Saturday morning