Council monitoring site after rats spotted

Whitehead seafront.
Whitehead seafront.

Mid and East Antrim Council has confirmed it is monitoring part of Whitehead's shoreline following rat sightings.

A spokesperson for MEA said: "Council assessed the site, brought pest control in and are monitoring the area.

"Anyone who wants to report any issues can contact the Environmental Health team on 0300 124 5000."

It follows a number of reports of a "rats' nest" near the public slipway.