With global warming, sea levels are rising and the sea is stormier. Our coast defences need repair and occasional renewal, but there’s not enough Government money for this. As a result, the District Council can’t continue to rebuild the coast defences as it has done in the past. Homes will be lost if nothing is done – so for current and future generations of Selsey residents, action is needed!
SOS are a group of volunteers committed to bring the issues to your attention and campaign for short and long term strategies that will SAVE OUR SELSEY.
On this site you can read more about SOS’s campaigning, how it successfully got a “hold the line” policy for Selsey’s seafront, and how it now supports efforts to find money to implement this policy. You can also register your interest, join us and play an active part in our campaign.
Our only regular posting on this site is SOS’s monthly column in “Selsey Life”. For the latest information on coastal issues at Selsey (and beyond) go to the MPSG website [hyperlink to www.mpsg.org.uk ]. SOS was a founder member of MPSG, an independent organisation which has now developed into the leading coastal group in the wider area.
We are also part of the England-wide “National
Voice of Coastal Communities” (NVCC). You will find further information
on coastal issues on their
Our AGM will be held at the Selsey Town Hall (Council Chamber), High St, Selsey at 7.30pm on Thursday 15th March 2012 – we look forward to seeing our members and prospective members there.
|February 2012: Article from Selsey Life|
|January 2012: Happy new year. Article from Selsey Life|
|December 2011: We are sad to report the sudden and untimely death of our Chairman, and Co-Founder Richard Dearsley.|
|December 2011: Beaurocracy Looms|