VIDEO: High winds bring down tree in Scarborough street

High winds have brought down a large tree in Weydale Avenue in Scarborough.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 29th January 2016, 10:00 am
Updated Friday, 29th January 2016, 11:04 am
Enjoying a walk on a very windy North Bay in Scarborough . Megan loses her hat as Mum Nicki Thackeray  laughs as the hat soars skywards. pic Richard Ponter 155212a
Enjoying a walk on a very windy North Bay in Scarborough . Megan loses her hat as Mum Nicki Thackeray laughs as the hat soars skywards. pic Richard Ponter 155212a

Council staff have been called to remove the tree which was blocking the road.

The video was captured by Scarborough News photographer Richard Ponter.

He also took some footage in South Bay this morning, where the sea was fairly calm but winds were still strong.

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Enjoying a walk on a very windy North Bay in Scarborough . Megan loses her hat as Mum Nicki Thackeray laughs as the hat soars skywards. pic Richard Ponter 155212a
Enjoying a walk on a very windy North Bay in Scarborough . Megan loses her hat as Mum Nicki Thackeray laughs as the hat soars skywards. pic Richard Ponter 155212a