Buckets and spades at the ready!
ngland’s coastline offers drama at every twist and turn, with rocky outcrops, rolling dunes and crashing waves. Take a picnic, bucket and spade to a classic resort such as Scarborough, catch waves at Whipsiderry or Watergate Bay in Newquay, or hunt around in rock pools at Wembury Beach in South Devon. Watch those toes!
A stroll at the beach needn’t be restricted to summer. For particularly hardy souls, a Boxing Day dip might be just the thing, a traditional charity event at several venues, the largest of which is Seaburn. Here, around 1,000 swimmers brave the North Sea to swim off those mince pies.
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