New £135k Felpham beach huts are delivered

The new beach huts are delivered. Pic: Arun District Council
The new beach huts are delivered. Pic: Arun District Council

Work has begun today to install Felpham’s new beach huts.

A spokesman for Arun District Council sent this image of the huts being delivered and confirmed ‘the investment cost in the region of

The new beach huts are delivered. Pic: Arun District Council

The new beach huts are delivered. Pic: Arun District Council

£135,000’.

They added: “All existing tenants were consulted and the replacements are part of the Council’s planned maintenance programme, so were budgeted for. The work was essential as the existing timber beach huts were in very poor condition and required extensive repairs and complete redecoration and this was not financially viable.”

It comes after residents were surprised to see the huts near the Lobster Pot were being demolished last week.

DM1831891a.jpg. Beach huts demolished on The Esplanade, Felpham. Photo by Derek Martin Photography. SUS-180313-175217008

DM1831891a.jpg. Beach huts demolished on The Esplanade, Felpham. Photo by Derek Martin Photography. SUS-180313-175217008