Beach Safety for Children

footprints in sand

Now we’re into the UK Summer Holidays, it’s the ideal time to hit the beach thanks to the spells of warmer weather. However, it can also spell danger for people who head to the shore without being fully aware of the tide times and conditions. People are often reminded of the importance of making themselves aware

The Eternal Dilemma of Sand in Your Sandwiches


A trip to the beach is one of the highlights of summer; however, if you are planning a picnic, getting sand in your food is arguably the biggest downside of any seaside excursion. Fortunately, there are plenty of foolproof ways to keep the sand out your sandwiches. It is normally dry sand blowing about that

Dog Walkers Urged to Take Care When Walking at the Coast

dog walk at the beach

Longer Walks Dog walkers are being warned of the potential danger of being cut off by the tide during beach walks with their pets. Now that the weather is warmer and the sun is making more of an appearance in skies above Britain, more and more people choose to take their dogs to the beach, often spending

How Safe is it to Surf During a Storm?

surfing in bournemouth

Storm Imogen Storm Imogen battered the south coast of England in February, causing strong winds and rain in addition to the usual travel chaos. For surfers, however, it brought exciting opportunities to ride mammoth waves of epic proportions, but just how safe is it to head out for a surf during a storm? If you

Beach Metal Detecting

beach metal detecting

Beach metal detecting can be an exciting and lucrative activity. It can also be extremely rewarding being able to return belongings to their rightful owners, and in some cases, finding treasures of national interest. It’s a hobby you can enjoy all year round, and with a few tips and the right equipment you can be