Protect your beach hut

Protect your beach hut

Protect your beach hut

First published in News

Beach hut owners are being urged to keep their properties safe.

Sussex Police have issued top-tips after six reported break-ins since April.

They recommend you install a motion sensitive security light to deter thieves, fit concealed hinges to prevent would be thieves from undoing screws or bolts and check that fittings are bolted through the door and reinforced at the back with a steel plate or washer.

They also recommend you fit a quality lock, security mark your property so that it is identifiable either with paint or a UV marker pen, and register your property for free on

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree