Blue Flag Beach Awards

2016 Wales Blue Flag Beach Awards

2016 has seen the number of Welsh beaches increasing, 44 beaches have the blue flag, up 3 on last year, and another 26 won green coast awards which recognises...

Blue Flag Beach Awards

2016 England Blue Flag Beach Awards

It's that time of the year when the Blue Flag beaches are announced. 2016 has seen 68 English beaches get the Blue Flag Award which is an increase of 7 from last year, whilst we still have 111,...


UK Coast Activities

Coast Activities! Visiting the coast does not have to be about questioning if the weather is good enough for sitting on a beach.

We've come up with some activity ideas that are available in...

Elmer Sands, Bognor Regis, West Sussex

UK’s best 20 beaches

OK, your thinking here we have another top 20 beaches article but actually I have tricked you.

I hate reading articles suggested by writers recommending their favourite beaches in the UK as the...

Groynes with heavy waves, West Sussex

UK Beaches Wooden Groynes

One of the most beautiful and useful features on UK beaches is the Wooden Groyne.

Wooden groynes are an essential control to keep beaches stable. Although groynes can be made of many...

Search engine optimisation (SEO)

Small Tourism Business Marketing Tips

There are many marketing approaches and today the online avenue is perfectly suited to small tourism businesses. Trying to decide an approach that will work for you can be the difficult...

A Week in Hayle Cornwall

Here we document our recent weeks holiday in Hayle, Cornwall. Two families renting a 4 bedroom self catering holiday house on the Hayle beach.


After experiencing bad...

Bude open-air sea water swimming pool

Coastal Lidos in the United Kingdom

The main Lido building period was in the 1930s, when outdoor swimming became popular, and 169 were built across the UK. In this period it became as essential for a seaside town to have a lido as...