White Cliffs Of Dover Safe For The Nation
An appeal to safeguard one of England's most treasured natural landmarks has reached its target almost two months earlier than expected.
The purchase of the 0.8 miles of land between Dover and South Foreland Lighthouse will fill in the missing link in a stretch of coastline almost five miles long owned by The National Trust on behalf of the nation.
The trust launched its £1.2m appeal in June. A host of celebrities, including Dame Judi Dench, singer Joss Stone and chef Rick Stein, offered their support to the campaign, which reached its target in just 133 days, with the average donation being around £40.....Read more