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Iconic lighthouse under threat from erosion

The owners of Orfordness lighthouse in Suffolk say they're in a race against nature to save the iconic building.

Standing 100ft tall o the lighthouse has been an iconic sight along the coast for centuries but with the surrounding land eroding at an alarming rate thoughts turn to its future.

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Lighthouse under threat

Orfordness lighthouse is under threat from the sea Credit: ITV News Anglia

The owners of Orfordness lighthouse in Suffolk say they're in a race against nature to put plans in place to move the iconic building.

Land around the lighthouse has been lost to the sea. Now the Orfordness lighthouse company is looking at possible sites where it could be rebuilt.