Scorching weather is a real throwback to the good old days in Morecambe as these pictures show

With the sun cracking the flags across the district over the weekend, thousands of residents and holidaymakers alike swarmed to Morecambe.

Monday, 26th August 2019, 10:58 am
Updated Monday, 26th August 2019, 11:58 am
Morecambe prom was a hive of activity.

These photos from our former photographers Tony North and Mark Harrison show the crowds packing the beaches along Morecambe promenade, just like the resort used to see in its heyday.

Can you spot yourself or anyone you know enjoying a rare bit of sunshine?

Thousands made the most of the hot weather over the weekend.
Youngsters make the most of the low tide to go beachcombing.
A lone fishing boat out in the bay on Sunday.
It was just like the good old days in Morecambe.
Picking a good spot on Morecambe beach.
Visitors and locals alike flock to the promenade.
A group of friends enjoy a dip in the sea.
Thousands swarmed to the beach to soak up the sun.
A bit of shade on a hot day.