Policy paper

Broomhill Sands coastal defence scheme

How the Environment Agency is managing flood risk along the coast from Camber to the western boundary of Lydd Ranges.



Located between Camber Sands and Jury’s Gap, the £30 million Broomhill Sands coastal defence scheme is part of the Folkestone to Cliff End Strategy. Once complete, it will reduce flood risk for 14,500 homes, numerous businesses, a nuclear power station, significant areas of designated habitat and 2 Ministry of Defence firing ranges.

Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 2 July 2015 + show all updates
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