Its a problem:
Apart from Scarborough other places of interest are at risk and seeking EU and Defra funding, to protect communities, towns and business's along the coast:
Blackpool - Sea Defences collapse: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-30611920
Whitby & Sandsend : http://www.whitbygazette.co.uk/news/environment/revealed-the-plan-to-sto...
picture via York Press
Question: Defra have been in town the last few days ... all of the Yorkshire Coast tourism resorts are at threat not only from coastal erosion and the North Sea reclaiming its borders, but along with Staithes they, including Scarborough, are about to lose their EU/Blue Flag and be deselected as safe bathing beaches. When? Erm, next year ...
When is the next 'report' due?