Warning after substance washes up on beaches around Bridlington

The substance has also washed up on Bridlington's North beach
The substance has also washed up on Bridlington's North beach

People have been advised to take extra care if they are walking on Bridlington's beaches while tests are carried out on a mystery substance which has washed up.


A statement by East Riding of Yorkshire Council: "A yellow/white waxy substance has washed up on the beaches at Bridlington, between Danes Dyke and Fraisthorpe.

"As a precaution, we are asking people and dog-walkers to stay clear of the substance while the authorities investigate and monitor the situation."