When people think of Britain, they often imagine grey skies, bitter winds and torrential rains – not all the stunning beaches the British Isles have to offer. In reality, however, Britain gets its fair share of sun drenched days too, which are perfect for enjoying the country’s coastal areas of outstanding natural beauty.
British beaches come in all shapes and sizes, with diverse terrains and microclimates. Here are 15 of the best.
Additional reporting by Callum Davies