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They are planning to reshape the seawall along Marine Parade to deflect the waves back to the sea, whether that will work remains to be seen.

Well thats the way of the world some have it some dont it's always been that way and always will be.

Calamari
Calamari
1 week ago

@Cassandra Yes, but only if you are earning £250K + per year.

Cassandra
Cassandra
1 week ago

Is this the 'affordable housing' that politicians and councillors keep banging on about?

ER113
ER113
1 week ago

No, they are peoples homes. They live there. Breath. Enjoy life. Raise children.

I think it's very complicated the Warren spit protects the Exe estuary and the population that lives along it including March Barton building islands at sea may alter the way sand moves and ends up at The Warren. The problem is as a general rule of thumb joe blogs knows little or nothing about how these things work i include myself in that analogy and because of the complex nature of the way the ...

Calamari
Calamari
1 week ago

@leatash I'm surprised that they haven't done the same as they have got at Sidmouth. A couple of artificial islands to help take the power out of a stormy sea.

leatash
leatash
1 week ago

The same problem with that old line a lot of it is now in private hands there was a interesting program about it a few nights ago and the general feeling was it would be nearly impossible to reinstate it. The bridges are no longer fit for trains and miles of the old track bed is now a cycle path with some stretches in private hands and one section now has houses on it the solution in my mind would ...

wondering
wondering
1 week ago

So there is no answer to it then ..just wait until the line is totally washed away.  Line westwards would end at Dawlish Warren for Dawlish.   Best get the Okehampon line open to get to Plymouth and  Cornwall.

leatash
leatash
1 week ago

The cost of building a new single track line on the flat is in excess of 8.1 million per km and a inland route certainly wouldnt be flat  i would imagine a up and down line would be required then there would be land to acquire i would imagine that could take 20+ years by then we may all be up to our knees in sea water.