Skipsea cliff erosion ‘getting worse’

Falling into the sea - an entire road has disappeared along the coast at Skipsea and bungalows get nearer to the cliff edge.

Falling into the sea - an entire road has disappeared along the coast at Skipsea and bungalows get nearer to the cliff edge.

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MASSIVE sections of cliff have fallen into the sea near Skipsea, and locals say they are just “watching and waiting” for more houses to disappear.

Erosion along the East Coast has been a problem for years, but recent high tides, combined with wind and rain, have seen land disappearing faster than ever, and people are being warned to stay away from the cliffs.

Chairman of Skipsea Parish Council Jerry Loft said: “The erosion has been getting worse over the past five or six years, and now we’re getting huge cracks appearing on a weekly basis.

 

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