A body has been recovered from Brighton beach

It is not being treated as suspicious.

Police were called this morning after a member of the public found the body of a man on the Brighton seafront.

It was discovered on the stretch of beach near to Marine Gardens.

Sussex Police have released a statement saying that “the death is not being treated as suspicious … the matter has been passed to the Coroner’s Office” and that “enquiries to establish next of kin are ongoing”.

Updates to follow.