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71.7MILES

CLEETHORPES BEACH

CLEETHORPES
Lincolnshire
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.5577, -0.022
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

72.9MILES

SKEGNESS BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.1437, 0.3527
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

The award-winning and renowned Skegness Beach is a long and sandy beach that has been given the coveted Blue Flag Award for its cleanliness and water quality. Lifeguards are on duty during the summer months. Central beach is close to the main promenade, so you can escape the sun and take a ride on the fair or a stroll around the shops. Kiosks, novelty shops, cafes and bars are available nearby, as are toilets and first aid facilities.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

73.8MILES

INGOLDMELLS SOUTH BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.1873, 0.3574
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

A popular beach close to Skegness in Lincolnshire, Ingoldmells South Beach is a sandy beach with Fantasy Island theme park situated nearby. Public toilets are available next to the beach, and cafes and shops are also within a short distance.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

73.9MILES

SUTTON-ON-SEA BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.3144, 0.2849
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

An old-fashioned seaside resort that has clean golden sands that the whole family will love and enjoy. Great for picnics, sandcastles, taking a stroll or catching fish. Lifeguard cover is available on the beach from June to September. Toilets and first aid post is available. The beach has been awarded the Blue Flag for clean beaches. Beach chalets available to hire.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

74MILES

MABLETHORPE TOWN BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type estuary
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.3442, 0.2648
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

74MILES

CHAPEL ST LEONARD BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.2234, 0.343
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Awarded the Blue Flag Award for cleanliness, Chapel St. Leonard beach is the perfect place to unwind. Its sandy beach is great for activities and swimming, or just a stroll along the promenade to Chapel Point. Miles of sandy beach look out onto the North Sea.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

74.2MILES

ANDERBY BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.2604, 0.3288
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Anderby beach is one of the areas quieter beach, and the perfect place to unwind away from the crowds. Public toilets are available in the car park next to the beach. There is no lifeguard on duty at Anderby beach.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

74.3MILES

MOGGS EYE BEACH

EAST LINDSEY
LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.2734, 0.3217
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

A lovely sandy beach close to the pretty town of Mablethorpe in Lincolnshire. A lifeguard is not available at this beach, although it is good for swimming, bathing, surfing and fishing. The beach has been awarded by the Marine Conservation Society. Dogs are allowed on the beach.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

75.9MILES

HEACHAM BEACH

WEST NORFOLK
NORFOLK
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type estuary
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 52.9092, 0.4715
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Heacham features two sandy beaches, North and South beach, and are ideal for lounging about on the golden sand or building sand castles with the children. It's the only beach in Norfolk that faces west, and it sits beautifully on the glorious North Norfolk coast.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

76.5MILES

HUNSTANTON MAIN BEACH BEACH

WEST NORFOLK
NORFOLK
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type estuary
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 52.9368, 0.4839
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Located just outside Hunstanton in Norfolk, Main Beach is renowned for its famous white and red striped cliffs. When the tide goes out the glorious sandy beach is exposed, and is extremely popular in the summer months. Facilities include toilets, cafes, restaurants and pubs, and a leisure centre is situated nearby. A Sea Life centre can also be found nearby, and children can take donkey rides along the beach. Pay and display parking is available.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

77MILES

HUNSTANTON (OLD HUNSTANTON) BEACH

WEST NORFOLK
NORFOLK
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type estuary
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 52.9536, 0.4964
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Head down to Old Hunstanton beach for some spectacular sunsets - this beach faces west so it gets plenty of sun exposure, giving it the nickname Sunny Hunny. With broad sandy beaches and lots of rock pools to explore, it's a fantastic destination for the whole family. The beach has been given a Blue Flag Award that recognises its high standard in quality and safety. Dogs not allowed on the main beach.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

80.8MILES

NEW BRIGHTON BEACH

WIRRAL
MERSEYSIDE
  • Sea Region Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.4352, -3.0747
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

A popular seaside resort that's home to the Floral Pavilion Theatre and Conference Centre. Having undergone a recent redevelopment, New Brighton is now home to a casino, new restaurants, hotels, cinema and activity centres. The beach is 3/4 mile of flat sand, with excellent views across Liverpool Bay. A host of facilities is available, including first aid and toilets. Activities include swimming, jetskiing, powerboating, fishing and canoeing. Parking is available at Bay View Drive or along King's Drive. Dogs are allowed on the beach.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

81.6MILES

WITHERNSEA BEACH

WITHERNSEA
Yorkshire
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.732, 0.0359
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

81.9MILES

MORETON BEACH

WIRRAL
MERSEYSIDE
  • Sea Region Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.4177, -3.1194
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Lovely sandy beach with plenty of facilities for day-trippers to the beach, including shops, cafe, public toilets and a leisure centre. Horse riding and sand-buggying are popular activities on this beach. Water quality is considered excellent, and Wirral Council seasonal lifeguards patrol this beach at peak times. The beach is Marine Conservation Society recommended. Car parking is available near to the beach.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

82MILES

TUNSTALL BEACH

TUNSTALL
Yorkshire
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.7612, -0.0011
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

83.1MILES

MEOLS BEACH

WIRRAL
MERSEYSIDE
  • Sea Region Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.4066, -3.1598
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Meols beach is a small strip of shingle and vast expanse of sand that is exposed during low tides. Sand buggying is a popular pastime on the large areas of sand exposed by the receding tides. There are plenty of popular coastal walks as well as bird-watching opportunities. Adjacent to the beach is the 4-mile long North Wirral Coastal Park. Toilets are available at the beach, and parking is available nearby.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

83.2MILES

WEST KIRBY BEACH

WIRRAL
MERSEYSIDE
  • Sea Region Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Type estuary
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.3721, -3.1889
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Just 300 metres in length, but this beach lies between 1km of beautiful sand dunes and 2km of sand flats that are exposed at low tide. West Kirby beach has one of the best marine lakes in the area, which has been recently opened after a complete refurbishment. Windsurfing and kiting are popular activities on this beach, although are not allowed within 100m of the tide line, to allow swimmers to enjoy the water safely. Free parking is available on the promenade running alonside the marine lake, and there is also a pay-and-display car park close to the beach at Dee Lane. There are plenty of local shops within driving distance at West Kirby.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach complies with mandatory requirements for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

85.7MILES

FORMBY BEACH

SEFTON
MERSEYSIDE
  • Sea Region Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.5482, -3.1063
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Surrounded by sweeping coastal pinewoods, Formby Beach enjoys breathtaking sea views that head out into the Irish Sea towards Ireland. Ideal for families, there are picnic areas and plenty of walks across the landscape. Open all year, this beach won the Quality Coast Award 2012. A large car park and picnic area is available. No lifeguard cover is available at Formby Beach.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

86.1MILES

HORNSEA BEACH

HORNSEA
Yorkshire
  • Sea Region North Sea
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.9141, -0.1604
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach meets or exceeds legal guidelines for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing.

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

86.5MILES

AINSDALE BEACH

SEFTON
MERSEYSIDE
  • Sea Region Atlantic Ocean
  • Water Type C
  • Sat Nav Coordinates 53.6079, -3.064
  • Meets Blue Flag Directive? Yes

Ainsdale Beach is one of the most popular on the coast and has been awarded a Quality Coast Award by Keep Britain Tidy. It is the only beach in the North West to have ever been awarded the international Blue Flag (in 2004 and 2006). Ainsdale Beach is now recognised as one of the premier beaches in the UK for extreme kite activities, with zones set aside for kite buggy and landboard use and kitesurfing taking place on the sea. Nearby Ainsdale Village offers good shopping and restaurants. Please take note of beach safety flags and signage. Codes of conduct available. No Lifeguard cover.

Water quality: Bathing water at this beach complies with mandatory requirements for water quality, and is safe for swimming/bathing

Compliant with the Blue Flag Directive 2010.

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