Interactive: Sidmouth cliff erosion

PUBLISHED: 13:52 19 May 2017 | UPDATED: 09:14 24 May 2017

Changing cliffs of Sidmouth photo slider.

Changing cliffs of Sidmouth photo slider.

Archant

Take a look at our interactive photo slider and see how far the cliffs have retreated over 10 years.

Sidmouth’s cliffs to the east of the seafront are constantly under attack from coastal erosion and the effects can be seen here in our interactive photo slider. This slider dramatically shows how far the cliffs have retreated over a 10-year period from 2006 to 2016.

Move the slider from left to right to see how the cliffs have eroded over 10 years.

The Herald recently reported the latest cliff fall, which saw up to 1,000 tons of earth break away and crash on to the pebble beach. This follows a number of collapses in the last few months. At the time, some residents said they thought it was the biggest fall they had seen and that there have been more in the past four months than in the last few years.

Click here to read more about the latest cliff fall.

Other News Stories

These photos and videos show firefighters at Newton Poppleford, where a fire broke out on a garage and spread to an adjoining bungalow.

The roof of the home was completely destroyed. Neighbours were evacuated to safety as the crews tackled the fire.

Read more

Managing director Mark Gribble spoke of his excitement at opening the business in Budleigh Salterton.

Read more

Multiple fire crews are tackling a garage fire at Newton Poppleford. The fire service said the blaze has spread to a bungalow and a neighbouring garage.

Read more
10:07

Exmouth fundraisers have given a helping hand to Devon’s airborne lifesavers.

Read more
13:29

Visitors will have a chance to see the RNLI’s lifeboats at the Queen’s Drive station from 10am on Sunday, August 13.

Read more
13:24

The concert is being held in aid of Devon Air Ambulance, which is celebrating 25 years of service.

Read more

Defibrillator awareness seminars are being held in Budleigh Salterton on Wednesday, August 2.

Read more
10:06

Youngsters at an Exmouth primary school have enjoyed a musical celebration, with help from pupils from another school in the town.

Read more
Yesterday, 19:00

Barbara Stratton-Knott, from Budleigh, was given the award after a vote by her fellow members.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:00

Ride is situated in Beach Gardens on Exmouth seafront

Read more

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 13°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications