For five years Bryony Nierop-Reading has tried to fight back the waves at her home on the Norfolk coast.
But today that battle came to an end when her Happisburgh home was finally demolished by the council before it could fall onto the beach.
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The first pictures have emerged of a couple found dead at their house in Stowmarket in Suffolk.
The trust which runs Burghley House near Peterborough has been fined £266,000 after a butler was crushed to death in a luggage lift.
A couple found dead in their Suffolk home have been named locally as Richard and Sarah Pitkin.