11 of the most stunning beaches in the UK – in pictures


We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a beautiful bit of coastline to visit in the UK. Here are 11 of the best spots, plus our tips for making sure you have a fun, safe day in the water.

For more useful tips to get the best out of your visit to the coast this summer, and to find out how the RNLI’s lifesaving work is supported by Ford, head to: theguardian.com/seize-the-summer