A teenager has drowned and two other men are in hospital after getting into difficulty in the sea over the weekend.
It happened at Camber Sands on the Kent/Sussex border yesterday afternoon.
The beach was crowded at the time, there were beach patrol officers on duty but no lifeguards.
A 19 year old man from Brazil, who was visiting family in Croydon was discovered in the water by a group of kite surfers . Charlotte Wilkins reports.