Storm shakes Skegness

Storm damage on Algitha Road, Skegness. Photo: Ben Sharpe
Storm damage on Algitha Road, Skegness. Photo: Ben Sharpe

Skegness was battered by gale force winds last night reaching speeds of up to 50mph.

A yellow weather warning had been issued by the Met Office before the storm with strong winds continuing to hit the town this morning (Tuesday).

This picture of damaged trees on Algitha Road was taken by Skegness Standard reader Ben Sharpe earlier today.