Berrow beach access road shut by council after damage
access road onto Berrow beach has this week been closed to all traffic
by Sedgemoor District Council following damage caused by winds and
pictured here, the concrete road surface is crumbling away, and
with sand washed away from around it, there is a drop onto the beach
that could potentially damage vehicles.
Claire Faun told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "With overnight sand drifting
and the section of road onto the beach being washed away with high
tides, access onto the beach with a vehicle is denied."
added: "We are now in a cycle of high tides and therefore the
access road will not be usable until Tuesday 10th October when a
digger will commence the rebuild of the section of road to enable
vehicular access once again."
beach remains open for cars to park on the beach, but caution is
necessary as tides are high and fast with strong winds."
to The Sundowner Cafe, next to the access road is unaffacted and
it remains open for business as usual.