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Scarborough councillors meet to discuss seagulls problem

Councillors in Scarborough will meet later today to discuss plans to control the area's seagull population. Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees
Concerns were raised over the summer after a record number of complaints about the birds menacing locals and visitors. Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

Councillors in Scarborough will meet later today to discuss plans to control the area's seagull population.

Concerns were raised over the summer after a record number of complaints about the birds menacing locals and visitors.

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Knipe Point meeting

Four homes at Knipe Point are in danger of falling into the sea Credit: ITV News

Scarborough Council will be discussing funding for the relocation of residents at Knipe Point today.

The residents are moving after a landslip put their homes dangerously close to the cliff edge.

Four properties are at are at risk of sliding into the sea and are likely to be demolished.

Following bad weather in January, the properties, which are currently unoccupied, are now just a few metres away from the edge of the same active landslide, which four and a half years ago led to the loss of three bungalows.