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  • The Jurassic Coast – Dorset and East Devon Coast

    The Jurassic Coast – Dorset and East Devon Coast

    The Jurassic Coast in Dorset and East Devon was the first site inscribed as a ‘natural’ World Heritage Site. It spans 153 km (95 miles) of dramatic coastline from East Devon to Dorset, and finds includes a range of world-renowned fossils. This coast is unique because its cliff exposures provide an almost continuous geological…

  • Visiting the Penwith Peninsula in Cornwall

    Visiting the Penwith Peninsula in Cornwall

    The Penwith Peninsula covers the southwest corner of Cornwall and, thus, the British mainland. You can stay anywhere within the peninsula and access this beautiful coastline, easily making this an excellent spot for a UK-based staycation. So, where is the Penwith Peninsula? If you roughly draw a line from the east side of St…

  • Free UK shipping all weekend

    Free UK shipping all weekend

    Starting Friday at 9 am this weekend and running through to midnight on Sunday every UK order gets FREE shipping. You don’t need a code, and you’ll find the option automatically enabled when you check out in the usual way. This is the perfect opportunity to think about some Christmas presents, as any gifts…

  • Wooden Groynes on UK Beaches

    Wooden Groynes on UK Beaches

    Groynes on UK beaches are one of our coast’s most beautiful and valuable features. Wooden groynes are an essential control to keep beaches stable. Although groynes can be made of many materials, the UK’s wooden groynes do the job and add character to the environment. The purpose of a groyne is to stop sand and pebble…

  • Walking the Pembrokeshire Coast

    Walking the Pembrokeshire Coast

    An often-overlooked stretch of coastline in the UK, the Pembrokeshire Coast is as wild, beautiful and rugged as they come. With little in the way of damage done by mass tourism and with plenty of Welsh history tucked away along its scenic paths, this coastline is one for the adventurists. It covers a massive…

  • Best Beaches For Walking Along the South Coast

    Best Beaches For Walking Along the South Coast

    Exploring the south coast of England offers a diverse range of beach experiences, from the rugged cliffs of Seven Sisters to the lively atmosphere of coastal cities such as Brighton. Whether it’s a challenging hike with breathtaking views that you’re looking for or a leisurely stroll along the sand, these south coast beaches have…