Landslide in Sunnyhurst Woods in Darwen
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Sunnyhurst Woods landslip triggers safety fears in Lancashire

Parts of a Lancashire beauty spot have been closed following a huge landslide near the moors.

It happened at Sunnyhurst Woods in Darwen close to Earnsdale service reservoir.

United Utilities said structural engineers are assessing the damage and working to make the area safe.

Visitors have been asked to avoid the area around the landslip until further notice.

  • 03 Aug 2016