Blue Flag Award for Blackpool South Beach

A total of 68 beaches around England have achieved a Blue Flag Award in the 2016 designations. The Blue Flag Award is an international award presented to well managed beaches with excellent water quality and environmental education programmes. For the first time in history Blackpool South Beach will be flying the Blue Flag Award. A further 111 Seaside Awards were also designated which are awarded to the best beaches in England and celebrate the quality and diversity of our coastline. There were 10 Seaside Award winners in the North West of England including: Morecambe North and South Beach, St Annes Pier, Ferry Beach, Marine Beach, Rossall Beach, Bipsham and Blackpool North, Central and South Beach.

Full details about the awards and 2016 designations can be found here.

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