Tubes discovery force beach closure in Bracklesham

A beach in Bracklesham has been closed after fluorescent lighting tubes were found washed up along the coastline.

Chichester District Council has decided to temporarily close the beach area until all of the tubes have been cleared.

The tubes were discovered today, Friday February 11.

A spokesperson for Chichester District Council said: “We have temporarily closed Bracklesham beach while our officers safely remove all of the tubes. We will let residents know once the beach is re-opened.”