Explore Blue Flag Beaches in the North of England

Whether it's climbing in the Lake District or a quiet ramble in the Yorkshire Dales the North of England boasts some fabulous countryside and coasts, as well as historically fascinating places like York, Durham and Harrogate, and of course Hadrian's Wall. Stunning castles and great pubs too.

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North Cliff, Roker Terrace, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear SR6 9NA, UK

Sunderland is situated on the Northeast coast of England. The city boasts award winning resort beaches at Seaburn and Roker which attract a large number ...

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Scarborough North Bay

N Bay Promenade, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO12 7TP, UK

North Bay is a sandy beach with rocky outcrops to the north which become isolated at high tide and provide rock pool areas at low ...

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Whitburn Bents Rd, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear SR6 8AD, UK

Whitburn North, Seaburn has a wide sandy beach. There are lots of amenities nearby for all the family including an outdoor play park, several restaurants, ...

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Tynemouth King Edwards Bay

36-37 East St, Tynemouth, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE30, UK

King Edwards Bay is a small sandy beach approximately 200 metres long enclosed by cliffs and steep grass banks and, as such, is an excellent ...

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Tynemouth Longsands South

Grand Parade, Tynemouth, North Shields, Tyne and Wear NE30, UK

There is a half mile stretch of fine golden sands at Longsands South backed by sand dunes, illustrating all the characteristics of a rural beach ...

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Whitby West Cliff

North Terrace, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 3EN, UK

Whitby is a sandy and rocky beach backed by cliffs, usually favoured by the younger generation. Whitby was the home of Captain James Cook and ...

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Whitley Bay

Watt's Rd, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear NE26 1BQ, UK

There is a half mile stretch of golden sand punctuated by several rocky outcrops, ideal for rock pooling.Bordered on its northern end by a nature ...

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