Residents queue overnight for Lyme Regis beach huts

Twenty people camped out overnight to secure a beach hut on the sea front at Lyme Regis. Demand for the huts at Lyme Regis is overwhelming. So the town council offers a limited number to locals, first come, first served.

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Lyme Regis residents camp out for beach huts

Lyme Regis residents camp out for beach huts like these Credit: PA

People have been camping out overnight in Lyme Regis to try to secure one of 13 beach huts that are only available for local residents. A residents only booking day has been held this morning for the Cart Road day huts, with special consideration given to those who live in the town full-time. One woman has been camped out since Thursday.

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