Jubilee Pool Lido, Penzance, damaged by storm
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Ten coastal towns get £8.5m for projects

Ten coastal towns have been given £8.5m in government cash to help create nearly 1,400 jobs and repair storm-damaged areas.

Schemes set to benefit include the Jubilee Pool in Penzance, Old Portsmouth's historic arches, and the South West Coastal Path.

The cash will be used to create tourist attractions, regenerate historic sites and provide new flood defences.

Ben Ando reports.

  • 01 Aug 2014
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