post boxes mystery solved in Burnham-On-Sea!
in part of Burnham-On-Sea were bemused to find their post boxes
had turned pink this week!
in Rectory Road and Berrow Road changed from their traditional
red to the new colour instead, as pictured here.
Royal Mail has reassured residents that it is only a temporary
change as part of a refurbishment programme.
spokesperson said: "Many postboxes are undergoing a refurbishment
programme, which consists of sandblasting the box to remove the
old paint, then applying a coat of specialist primer which
the primer is dry, the box is finished in a coat of gloss Royal
Mail red paint."