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Southend councillors have given the go-ahead for a controversial seawall in Shoebury
Updated 3:53pm Wednesday 9th April 2014 in Echo News
A CONTROVERSIAL 7ft seawall across Shoebury Common has been approved, despite massive opposition.
Southend councillors have given the go-ahead for the £5million seawall, designed to protect more than 350 homes and businesses in Shoebury.
The decision comes despite 1,744 letters of objection.
The Friends of Shoebury Common had fought the plans for almost two years.
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