Town council using own grit supplies in blizzard

LYME Regis Town Council is using its own grit supplies, along with some grit provided by Dorset County Council, to grit the resort s steep hills.

LYME Regis Town Council is using its own grit supplies, along with some grit provided by Dorset County Council, to grit the resort's steep hills.

Blizzard conditions are currently sweeping the resort.

Town clerk Mike Lewis is, himself, snowed in and unable to get into Lyme Regis.

The council says it is responding to concerns of residents.