Raising the splash wall on Sidmouth’s Esplanade

The last meeting of the Beach Management Plan considered raising the splash wall along the Esplanade:

Sidmouth Beach Management Plan: Offshore islands would reduce the need to raise the splash wall

See other information about the Beach Management Plan here

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This has just appeared on the Sidmouth Community Facebook pages:

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This just makes me sad. It really feels like our council are hell bent on ruining our beautiful town at every turn.

Sidmouth Community

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Meanwhile, the Sidmouth Nub news carries a piece suggesting that the splash wall could be made of glass:

Councillor Hughes aims to ‘reassure’ Sidmouth residents with proposed flood defence trial

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One particular company’s products are being proposed:

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Glass Flood Barrier in Wells by Flood Control International

Flood Control International

   
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