Full report: Devon beach auctioned for £70,000

Today two acres of beach at Bigbury on Sea went under the hammer at auction.

The sale has proved controversial with local people. But tonight its buyer told this programme he has no plans to redevelop it.

Jonathan Gibson reports:

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Devon beach sold at auction

A two acre beach at Bigbury-on-sea in South Devon has been bought at auction for £70,000 by a telephone bidder. The selling price was more than twice the guide price listed by the auctioneers.