Cells flooded at Blackpool Magistrates Court

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The cells at Blackpool Magistrates Court have flooded.

The court is currently still open however cases which are due to be heard today may have to be transferred to another court.

Blackpool Magistrates Court

Blackpool Magistrates Court

It's unknown why the cells have flooded but it may have to close until the water has been cleared.

A court spokesman said: "We are still open however the situation is being assessed and we may have to close. Cases will still be heard but may have to be transferred to another court.

"We will know more after lunchtime."

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