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Coastal paths and beaches between Lyme Regis and West Bexington have been closed this evening over safety fears. It following a landslip along the Dorset coast. A young woman is believed to be trapped in the rubble following the cliff fall earlier this afternoon.
Following an incident this afternoon at Burton Bradstock, all coastal paths and beaches between Lyme Regis and West Bexington are closed for periodic review by geologists to ensure safety.
Emotional tributes have been paid to 22-year-old Charlotte Blackman described as a ‘lively, fun-loving woman’.
Emergency workers searching for a young woman reported missing following a landslide at a beach in Dorset have discovered a body.
A report of a person trapped in a landslip near a Dorset holiday park has this afternoon sparked a major operation by emergency services.