Slipping Away: Coastal Erosion and Archaeology

England’s coastline has always been on the move. We take a look at 7 of the best archaeological discoveries revealed by or at risk from coastal erosion.Read more

10 Dramatic Coastal Sites to Visit this Summer

Here we explore 10 dramatic coastal sites in England, which are open to the public and worth a visit all year round.Read more

8 Beautiful Piers to Promenade

The seaside pier is perhaps the most iconic symbol of the British holiday resort and for many of us it is the epitome of excursions to the seaside. Despite the massive losses in the 20th century – through fire, the power of the sea and neglect – we still have more seaside piers around our coast than any other country in the world.Read more

Photo Competition: Celebrate England’s Coastal Heritage

This spring, it’s all about getting you to the seaside armed with your camera: DCLG and English Heritage are looking for photographs of England’s coastal heritage. From historic lighthouses and Victorian piers to colourful beach huts and coastal railways, we want to see your best shots of what our seaside has to offer.Read more