52 things about Somerset which confuse people who live here - from roundabouts where the county's 'border' is

From drivers who don't know what lane to be in at the Hayes End roundabout to the sexy accent

What's not to love about Somerset?

There are locations with stunning views across the beautiful countryside, boasts superb events year in, year out and is a wonderful place to live.

But there are plenty of things within the county which may confuse even the locals - as there are in most counties.

From other people's assumptions about the area, apparent never-ending...
source: Somerset Live

2020-06-07 08:44
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