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England’s best and cleanest Blue Flag beaches and seaside towns – full list


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Is there anything better than a day at the British seaside? Whether you can’t wait for that first portion of fish and chips, a dip in the sea or a Mr Whippy, there’s a lot to look forward to.

So where are the best places to hit the beach in England this summer?

England has over 70 Blue Flag beaches so there are a lot of spots to choose from. Blue Flag beaches have to meet a stringent set of environmental, safety and accessibility criteria to qualify.

Blue Flag beaches should have clean water and be safe for all to access, making them ideal for a family day at the coast.

Is your favourite beach on the list? Let us know in the comments. Looking for a seaside town? Check out one of the UK’s prettiest.

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