Fleetwood Police wish residents a Merry Christmas - by burning cannabis seized from across the town

Fleetwood Police have wished residents a Merry Christmas - by posting a video of burning cannabis seized from across the town.

In a post to Facebook this afternoon, a police spokesman said: "To the drug dealers who've been cultivating cannabis in our town centre - today your profits have been incinerated.

The seized cannabis being poured into an incinerator

The seized cannabis being poured into an incinerator

"We won't tolerate criminals like this in Fleetwood.

"Wishing you a very merry Christmas from Fleetwood Police."

The post recieved messages of support from the public.

Carol McLellan said: "Another loads of drugs off the streets. Well done to the police keep up the good work keep our streets safe."

Desley Oldfield added: "Well done on a great job, but sorry this video is hilarious