We need to look after our coastal communities - and the Lords have been looking into how we can do it better:
Futures Forum: Regenerating Seaside Towns: parliamentary committee calls for evidence
The VGS has just sent in something from Sidmouth:
Vision Group sends in report to House of Lords committee on "Regenerating seaside towns and communities" - Vision Group for Sidmouth
Meanwhile, the peers have been visiting other seaside towns:
Government to ‘face tough questions’ after visit to Skegness coast by Lords’ committee - Skegness Standard
Weymouth has been pushing for regeneration through revamping its railway station - and its representatives spoke to the Lords committee:
Bridget Betts, coordinator of the Dorset Coastal Forum recently spoke at the House of Lords Select Committee on Regenerating Seaside Towns and Communities which launched an inquiry into the challenges facing seaside towns and cities.