Pictures: 2,000 tons of wood washes up on Worthing’s beach

The timber on Worthing's beach in 2008
The timber on Worthing's beach in 2008

Can you believe it’s nine years to the day since Worthing’s beach was covered in thousands of tons of timber?

The wood washed up on Sunday, January 20, 2008, and it remains one of the most astonishing seafront sights in recent memory, as these pictures show.