Cameras in the air were able to assist in the battle to put out the flames at Eastbourne Pier. Andy Dickenson reports on the efforts by those on the seashore, at sea and beneath the pier to save an historic landmark.
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Thursday night's weather for the east of the region
Thursday night's weather for the west of the region