After the storm

A couple of nights ago we had the first of the Winter storms. A roof was blow off one block of flats in the town. Our tiles stayed on but it was a noisy night. Yesterday I had a walk down to the front to have a look at the aftermath. Here are some of the picture:

Damaged rooves

Some minor damage to roofing

A bright, lowering day

A bright, louring day

More bright lowering

More bright louring

The view East

The view East

The prom is covered in shingle. The cleanup begins.

The prom is covered in shingle. The clean up begins.

The beach’s profile is transformed. Thousands of tons of shingle and sand have shifted.

This was a mild storm. I ‘look forward’ to a truly dramatic Winter effort. Reading the forecast, we might not have to wait for long.

About lancewoodman

Heritage interpreter, playwright and teacher. Living on the South Coast of England.

Posted on December 14, 2011, in Bexhill. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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