Burton Bradstock Landslide

Inquest takes place today into death of a woman crushed by rocks at Burton Bradstock, Dorset.

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Dorset coast notorious for landslips

The Dorset coastline is notorious for landslips. Today's landslip occurred two weeks after a month's worth of rain fell in West Dorset in just 24 hours. At the time, police in nearby Lyme Regis warned people to stay away from the foot of cliffs because they feared a landslide would occur.

Our reporter Jeff Welch has been finding out what causes tonnes of rock to come crashing down without a moments notice.

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