South West Coastal Path© Global Warming Images/Rex/Shutterstock
Created by the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009, the England Coast Path (ECP) will be the world’s longest coastal walking route. The path itself may be up to four metres wide and will also offer a coastal margin or “spreading area” for the public. This usually extends seawards, allowing unfettered access to cliffs, dunes, mudflats, salt marsh, beaches and the sea.  Natural England (NE) has eight teams working around the country. Among recent new sections are an 82km stretch off […]