Coastal projects in Dorset and Kent are set to benefit from a share of £10 million announced by the government.
The "transformational projects" are intended to create jobs, boost tourism, improve transport and protect coast heritage sites.
- WATCH: Minister for the Northern Powerhouse and Local Growth, Jake Berry, on the announcement
- Funding Breakdown
The Coastal Communities Fund projects are forecast to support nearly 1,000 jobs.
The government believes their funding could attract up to £7.9 million in additional investment from the public and private sector.