Larking around on the edge of a 500ft crumbling cliff, these tourists happily dice with death in the search for the perfect selfie.

At one stage they even appeared to be daring each other to go closer to the precipice at Birling Gap in East Sussex.

The cliff suffers the country’s worst coastal erosion but that did not stop the grinning visitors testing their luck. 

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