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Sea wall collapses at Anchersholme, near Blackpool

Pamela James sent in pictures of sea wall at Anchersholme Credit: Pamela James

These photos were taken by a Granada Reports viewer who says the sea wall has not long been built.

Pamela James sent in pictures of sea wall at Anchersholme Credit: Pamela James

The sea wall is part of the £86 million Rossall and Anchorsholme coastal defence schemes. It's been delivered by the Fylde Peninsula Coastal Programme, a partnership between Blackpool Council, Wyre Council and the Environment Agency, with the work carried out by Balfour Beatty.

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Warning of North West snow disruption

Snow on the Pennines Credit: PA Pictures

The Met Office has issued a Yellow Alert of snow for North West England for Boxing Day.

Areas which could be affected are: Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool, Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Halton, Lancashire, Merseyside and Warrington.

The Yellow Alert, which is the third most severe and means people should 'be aware,' is valid from 1100 on Friday December 26 to 0600 on Saturday.

Get a detailed forecast from the Met Office here.

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