Sheringham town councillor Liz Withington said said the sinkhole had "put the town on the map".Read more
An emergency road closure is in place in Upper Weardale after a sinkhole emerged.
Durham County Council has closed the A689 at Wearhead in the interests of safety.
Temporary diversions will be in place tomorrow morning to allow for further investigations and repairs.
The footpath remains open for pedestrians, while cyclists can pass through by dismounting and proceeding on foot.