Storm hits borough coastline - picture roundup

Over the past 24 hours the coast line along North Tyneside has taken a severe battering, damaging beaches and businesses along the way.

Today (Friday) a recovery operation is continuing, with teams of people securing the safety of the piers and beaches and businesses attempting to return to normality.

Storms, flooding and storm surges along the North East coast, including Whitley Bay promenade. GM027058

Storms, flooding and storm surges along the North East coast, including Whitley Bay promenade. GM027058

North Tyneside Council is urging members of the public to be on their guard near to the beaches.

High tide is expected on Friday afternoon but is not expected to cause the damage seen in Thursdays floods.