Emergency repairs at the river mouth in Sidmouth are being demanded, after new landslides along the cliffs. The recent torrential rain has caused large slips on the East beach.
A local councillor fears the threat of tidal flooding in the town has increased as a result of the erosion, and talks will now be held with the Environment Agency.
Richard Lawrence reports:
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