Three new warnings over pollution at beaches in Cornwall and Devon

Three new warnings about the risk of pollution have been issued for seashores in Devon and Cornwall today.

The pollutants threat forecasts issued by the Environment Agency imply there is an increased hazard of pollution because of weather and different predictable elements.

The warnings for Summerleaze in Bude, Cornwall, and Shaldon and Combe Martin in Devon will continue to be in the vicinity till nighttime and the forecasts are rerun each morning.

It comes after fifty-eight of 96 beaches throughout the two counties had energetic indicators put on them due to the fact the day past – a total of 60 — four per cent of all the beaches.

A spokesman for Surfers Against Sewage stated this became because of a thirteen blended sewer outflow alerts and forty-six pollutants chance forecasts.

The combined sewer overflow indicators for forty-eight hours after the spill finishes, so many will nevertheless be in vicinity tomorrow.

“Today just three pollution chance forecasts have been issued for the vicinity, however, 14 new blended sewer overflow indicators have been induced because 5 pm the previous day,” stated the spokesman.

Surfers Against Sewage have a committed service in which you may maintain up-to-date using an interactive map here, which enables you to test the water first-class in any respect beaches.

“The newly redeveloped Safer Seas Service has empowered water customers by equipping with this statistics because it happens in real-time at their local seashore, and enabled them to make informed selections as to whether or not it’s secure to enter the ocean.”
The new mixed sewer overflow indicators considering the fact that 5 pm the previous day are for:


Dawlish (city)

Salcombe South


Combe Martin

Dawlish (Coryton)

Budleigh Salterton

Woolacombe (village)



Long Rock


Westward Ho!

Teignmouth (Holcombe)
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