Morecambe Bay Cockling Disaster: Final scenes of sun setting over the bay - VIDEO

As the sun sets over Morecambe Bay, it is hard to believe how dangerous a place it can be.

The tranquil scenes shot by Stephen Clarke on a beautiful summer’s evening are a joy to behold.

Morecambe Bay sunset.

Morecambe Bay sunset.

But the beauty of the bay can also mask the danger facing people unaccustomed to the tides and quicksand.

The bay is beautiful - but also deadly.