© Allan Watson
|The tide creeping up a footpath in the dunes © Kevin Redgrave|
The rangers have since been busy checking the properties and trying to repair any damage. Although we have been relatively lucky this time and damage has been minimal. We are constantly working to ensure our coastline is able to adapt to these weather events. Looking after 755 miles of UK coastline, the National Trust aims to work with nature to manage our changing coastline. We want to innovate – to have the courage to try out new ideas; and to be driven by long-term sustainable plans.