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In the press

Mid Devon Advertiser. Teignmouth Beach protest at rail line realignment

http://www.middevonadvertiser.co.uk/article.cfm

Teignmouth Today: Beach protest at rail line realignment

http://www.teignmouth-today.co.uk/article.cfm

 

Devon Live:  Human chain protest to demonstrate impact of rail changes on beach 

https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/human-chain-protest-demonstrate-impact-3822122.amp

 

Devon Live: Why I was proud of this very British protest to save the very best of Devon

https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/proud-very-british-protest-save-3826015.amp

The Sunday Times >>

"A Devon beach renowned for its beauty could become one of the first victims of Britain’s “climate resilience” programme, stripped of its sand and buried beneath 15ft of concrete topped by a railway line." - The Sunday Times (December 2019)

The Telegraph >>

The slice of British seaside heritage that's on the brink of being lost.

Teignbridge District Councillors: 

https://democracy.teignbridge.gov.uk/mgMemberIndex.aspx

 

Town Councillors: 

https://www.teignmouth-devon.gov.uk/Councillors_3228.aspx

BBC Radio Devon's Breakfast Show
Primary School children talk about why they would be devastated to see the environmental damage that Network Rail are proposing along our beautiful stretch of coastline.  It's about 1 hour 5 m minutes in.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p07rwsgv?fbclid=IwAR3yp7vvaZNG_m-nVCO2vugFvzW6K_Xqi4GKI6sR5Op0or1hJMrY3HrWzW0

Hallsands

In Hallsands, not too far down the Coast, the entire village was lost to the sea 102 years ago following misguided human activities interfering with the Sea. Read about it here:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/devon/content/articles/2006/11/03/lost_hallsands_feature.shtml 

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