day road closures and diversions in force in Burnham-On-Sea
roads in Burnham-On-Sea will be closed during the town's carnival
today, with diversions in force.
are asked to allow extra time to get to the carnival. Parking
will be available for visitors in Burnham's Pier Street and in
road closures that are in place in Burnham today are as follows...
The carnival carts are parked in Queens Drive (from the Tesco
roundabout to Stodden's Lane) and on Frank Foley Parkway (in between
Ben Travers Way north and south). This closure remains in place
the whole of today (Monday).
The carnival procession will use the normal route, starting at
the Tesco Roundabout at 7.30pm and finishing at Burnham Holiday
Village. Most road closures along the route will be put in place
carts complete the procession route, they will travel from Marine
Drive, along Burnham Rd, and left into Peperall Rd to split apart
in Frank Foley Parkway. Carnival carts will then leave Burnham
via Queens Drive.
Unlike last year, Burnham and Highbridge Rd will remain open for
traffic until motorists reach the Lighthouse Pub.
Highbridge and the A38 will remain open for traffic until the
entirety of the Carnival weekend.
Burnham-On-Sea Carnival Day
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