Coastal Erosion in the UK

Great Britain is getting a bit smaller every year … .. on the way to Smaller Britain?
Every year a piece of the English coast crumbles due to the power of the sea. In some places, about 70 centimeters per year disappear from the famous cliff coasts. The island still has 500,000 years to go, according to geologists, until it disappears into the ocean. What is going on and how is that coast geologically structured?

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