Camber Sands inquest examines deaths of seven men including five young friends

It's one of the most popular holiday destinations on the South coast. Camber Sands attracts 30,000 people in peak season. Today, though, an inquest into the deaths of seven men heard it was also a beach with hidden dangers.

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Camber Sands: Coastal officer warned of dangers

Former coastal control officer for Rother District Council, Patrick Meyer, resigned "in disgust" over cuts to his beach safety budget - after a long and bitter battle to secure a lifeguarding service for Camber.

He says he always knew Camber Sands ''was the most dangerous beach on the south coast of England.''

We interviewed him in Toronto. He described Camber Sands as a beach with multiple hidden dangers.

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