Fire at Southport scrapyard

Picture from Claire Mills

Fire crews on Merseyside have been out all night trying to bring a huge fire at a scrapyard under control.Up to 10 engines were called out at 7.50pm last night to tackle the flames at Crowland Street.

People living near the fire were advised to keep windows and doors shut as a precaution.

Four engines remain at the scene and expect to remain there for the day.