Clean up teams back at Thanet beaches

The operation to reopen some of north Kent's beaches continues. Problems at a water firm's pumping station led to sewage being pumped into the sea. Beaches have been closed to the public since the weekend.


Sewage leak closes Kent beaches

Businesses near some north Kent beaches may be entitled to compensation after claiming their firms are losing money because of a sewage leak. Thanet District Council closed some beaches after a pumping station discharged the waste into the sea.