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

Yesterday, 15:02

Golf match raises £1,231 for two worthy causes

Read more
Yesterday, 07:02

Countryside team and volunteers raise £145 for Hospiscare

Read more
Wed, 07:02

“Close co-operation between both teams is essential in promoting our overall goal of saving lives at sea,” says RNLI chief

Read more
Tue, 15:19

Exmouth’s Beacon Primary School pupils enjoyed a variety of activities and outdoor lessons, as these photographs show

Read more
Tue, 15:04

Exmouth RNLI accepted a donation from Exmouth Gig Rowing Club members

Read more
Tue, 15:02

Town council provides £2,500 for a new video microscope

Read more
Tue, 07:02

Local groups chip in to cook tasty meals and raise money for the RNLI

Read more
Mon, 17:54

A spokesperson for the Royal Marines Association said: “On behalf of the recipients of the donations of the proceeds of Armed Forces Day 2017 the Royal Marines Association, Exmouth branch, we would like to thank the people of Exmouth for their generous giving on the day.

Charities and youth groups benefit from the annual event with cash awards

Read more
Mon, 17:01

Sleeping in your car when drunk, splashing a pedestrian with puddle, flashing your car lights to give way to another motorist – how many rules of the road do you break while behind the wheel?

Read more
Mon, 16:39

Mum-of-two Christina Gosling has spoken of her time caring for Clare Milne, from Otterton, who was the daughter of Christopher Robin Milne who inspired the famous Winnie the Pooh stories.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 12°C

Most Read News

Place a family notice

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

Devon's trusted business finder

FFind planning applications