A dead sea creature has been spotted washed up on Eastbourne beach.
The remains of what appears to be a porpoise were found by 11-year-old Etienne Vogels while out walking with his dad, Steve, on Saturday (October 8).
He said, “We walked to the beach and went down to the water’s edge and had a contest on who could throw a stone the furthest.
“I then went over the groin to the next beach where I saw something.
“We walked to the object to find what I believe could have been the remains of a dolphin.”
The creature was spotted on the beach opposite Sea Houses Square.
Stephen Marsh, of British Divers Marine Life Rescue, said it was a harbour porpoise, a species which is found along the south coast.
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