National award for Hunstanton beach

Hunstanton keep britain tidy blue flagHunstanton’s main beach has been awarded a Seaside Award for 2016 by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy.

Keep Britain Tidy’s Seaside Award recognises and rewards beaches in England that achieve the highest standards of beach management. Judges consider aspects such as the quality of facilities, information and presence of beach patrol as well as environmental management.

The Seaside Award Flag was received by Cllr Nockolds and Cllr Beal in Hunstanton.

Cllr Elizabeth Nockolds, borough council cabinet member for Culture, Heritage and Health, said: “We’re delighted that Hunstanton will once again be flying the Seaside Award Flag in 2016. This nationally-recognised award assures visitors that when they come to Hunstanton, they’re going to find a clean, safe, attractive and well-managed beach”.

For more information about the Seaside Award, visit