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Skegness wakes up to aftermath of storm: Your Pictures

By RCousins_LE  |  Posted: December 06, 2013


Kiosks in Skegness

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Last night a tidal surge battered the East Coast which was the worst to hit the East Coast in 60 years.

The flood defences held back some of the water in Skegness but were breached.

The water surged through and flooded the pier.

The flooding went up to the Clock Tower the paths were ripped up in places, the shelters are partly damaged and the kiosks on the seaward side of the sea defences have been gutted by the waves.

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Train services were suspended yesterday afternoon and are still disrupted today.

Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve had to be closed due to flooding yesterday.

If you have any pictures or video of the storm surge or any damage caused please send them to alex.colman@lincolnshireecho.co.uk or tweet them to @LincsEcho



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2:30PM- Council advises residents in risk areas to pack a flood kit

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1:30PM- TRAVEL: Trains suspended between Lincoln Central and Doncaster

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