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Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme Update

Here is the latest update on the scheme issued by the Environment Agency in January 2016.

Environment Agency Update on Broomhill Sea Defence Scheme

DOC has just received the latest update from the Environment Agency (issued 16 November 2015) regarding progress on the Broomhill Sea Defence Scheme as follows:-

Progress to date:

We have now had 247,000T of rock revetment delivered from 7 barges and an additional 19 coasters. The last coasters have arrived offshore, and up until very recently were [...]

Broomhill Sands Sea Defence Update

Please click here for the latest update from the Environment Agency on the Broomhill Sands Sea Defence Scheme which is really taking shape now!

Outline Design Work for Flood Defences at the Hythe Ranges commences!!!

The Environment Agency is now working on an outline design for flood defence works at Hythe Ranges and would like to talk to the local community about our draft designs. The line of the new defences will follow the existing coastal defences between Dymchurch Redoubt and Fishermens’ Beach. The attached map shows the frontage that [...]

Environment Agency Newsletter March 2015

Click here to read the latest update issued by the Environment Agency concerning our sea defence schemes.

Broomhill Sands Sea Defence Update February 2015 by the Environment Agency

Progress of works to date
The piling equipment has arrived on site and we started installing the timber piles for the access steps on 26 January as planned. This work is going well.
Emergency works to protect the Jury’s Gap lookout tower have been completed. This involved both replenishing the shingle and adding rock armour.
We have begun [...]

November 2014 Newsletter/Environment Agency

Please find as pdf the latest Newsletter issued by the Environment Agency in November 2014.

Visitor Centre at Broomhill now open!

The new Visitor Centre at Broomhill Car Park is now open where you can see lots of interesting information about the new Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme. It is open every Tuesday between 3pm and 5 pm and Fridays between 12 until 2 pm. A member of the Environment Agency team will be at hand [...]

Environment Agency Update/September 2014

We have been provided with an update from the Environment Agency covering progress on the Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme. Please click here to open in pdf format.

Broomhill Sea Defence Scheme under starter’s order!!

It has taken years of negotiations, meetings and hard work by all involved but we finally have got there. The new Broomhill Sea Defence Scheme is under way! Please see the Environment Agency’s latest update for  more details on the construction programme together with general update  for the remaining, but as yet outstanding,  FoCES Schemes [...]

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