Beach Huts at the Southbank Centre

Southbank Centre opens Festival of Britain 60th anniversary celebrations for Easter. Gardens, urban beach, beach huts, art installations, vintage funfair and original 50s room set. Southbank Centre opens its Festival…

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Beach Safety Tips

Ten top tips for a safe summer at the seaside If you’re heading to the beach this summer, spare a thought for safety. The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is…

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Tourists spend Billions on the Coast

OVERSEAS VISITORS SPEND £2 BIILLION ON TRIPS TO THE COAST Nearly four million seaside loving foreign tourists spent £2 billion on trips that included going to Britain’s coastline in 2009,…

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Halen Mon

Halen Môn – Salt from the Beautiful Anglesey Coast The Halen Môn story… Halen Môn began with a saucepan of seawater on the Aga in the family kitchen. As the…

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Essential Surf Terms

Know your barrels from your curves! Need to know your barrels from your curves? Not sure about all the surfing terms. Surfing has a language all its own, developed over…

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Greatstone B24 Liberator Crash Memorial

Greatstone B24 Liberator Crash Memorial The Forgotten Heroes of Greatstone: Remembering the B24 Liberator Crash of 1944. On a seemingly ordinary stretch of beach in Greatstone, Kent, lies a story…

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