The Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site is England’s first natural World Heritage Site and is more commonly known as 'The Jurassic Coast'. It covers 95 miles of stunning coastline, with rocks recording 185 million years of earth’s history.

World Heritage status was achieved because of the sites unique insight into the earth sciences as it clearly depicts a geological 'walk through time' spanning the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods.