Cordons lifted from Birling Gap and Cow Gap in Eastbourne after all clear given

police set up safety cordons at beachy head eastbourne after explosives found

Following checks by explosive ordnance disposal experts called to examine several potentially dangerous munitions found on beaches between Birling Gap and Cow Gap, west of Eastbourne, on Saturday afternoon (15 June), all items were found to be inert. Safety cordons have now been removed and police would like to thank anyone inconvenienced for their patience and understanding while risks were assessed.