Grim video shows dozens of rats scuttling down landmark city streets after revellers have gone home
If you're scared of rats, then you'd better look away now.
This is the horrifying moment that up to 40 of them took over a city centre street.
Rats scurried through Bigg Market in the centre of Newcastle early on Tuesday morning.
They were filmed by Mick Triplow, who says that while seeing rats is a regular occurrence, this time 'the floor was almost alive'.
The video begins with several rats searching the pavement and road close to Ameens takeaway, ChronicleLive reports .
Mick takes a few steps towards the creatures. Sensing danger, the rats being making their escape under a locked gate... read more
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