SEDGEMOOR NEWS: Cheddar Gorge closed to motorists because of bad weather

SEDGEMOOR NEWS: Cheddar Gorge closed to motorists because of bad weather

POLICE closed Cheddar Gorge to motorists on Sunday (January 21, 2018) evening for safety reasons because of deteriorating weather conditions.

Drivers were urged to avoid the area with police reporting that heavy rainfall had washed some rocks and debris into the Gorge.

“Vehicles will not be able to travel through Cheddar Gorge in either direction,” said a police spokesman on social network Twitter.

Motorists were asked to find alternative routes.

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