Courtown Beach ‘Swept Away’

‘Throughout the country, our shores are being ravaged by erosion which has been exacerbated in recent years due to the effects of climate change. Courtown is a very dramatic example with its beautiful golden sands effectively swept away virtually overnight. But all along the coast erosion is to be seen, both directly on the shores and in the rock faces of our cliffs and surrounding lands.’ Grace O’Sullivan, MEP

Read more from Grace O’Sullivan on the threat to our coastlines following the recent devastation of the Courtown beach.