Visitors flock to Brighton beach during lockdown despite warnings not to

In pictures: Brighton beach bustling with visitors despite warnings to stay at home

Brighton beach was packed with visitors today (Saturday, April 4), despite several warnings from authorities to stay at home.

By Jennifer Logan
Sunday, 5th April 2020, 11:12 am
Updated Sunday, 5th April 2020, 7:52 pm

Sussex Police and local councils pleaded with residents to stay indoors this weekend despite the warm weather – but by these pictures, their message does not seem to have gotten across.

Earlier today, Brighton & Hove City Council slammed people for flocking to the beach and going against government guidance. It comes as another 708 people have died from coronavirus, taking the UK death toll to 4,313.

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