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Dawlish News
Dawlish News
26 Sep 2020 12:34

Transport minister Chris Heaton-Harris officially opened the first section of the new £80m Dawlish sea wall yesterday (Friday, September 25), promising that it will protect the railway "for generations to come".

Mr Heaton-Harris took part in a socially-distanced opening ceremony, beginning with a tour along the new promenade which runs for the entire stretch of the new wall. The new sea wall is 2.5m higher than the previous one and includes a new curved top to deflect the waves back towards the sea.

Read more... https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/dawlish-sea-wall-help-protect-4551505

DEEDOODLE
DEEDOODLE
26 Sep 2020 16:04

POMP AND CEREMONY AT IT@S BEST. BROUGHT TO YOU BY TAX PAYER'S DONATIONS.

 

I assume he travelled first class and most probably with a large number of support staff to:-

a) tell him where the wall was.

b) why he was actually there.

c) what to say and more importantly what NOT to say.

d) when to leave.

1 Agree
Carer
Carer
26 Sep 2020 19:08

He deserves every penny he gets as he works hard for it.

1263
1263
27 Sep 2020 17:10

@carer

And you know this how?

Carer
Carer
27 Sep 2020 18:35

@1263

 

Maybe the same way that DEEDOODLE assumes what they wrote!

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