Visiting the beach is fun. But it can be dangerous too.
If you follow these golden rules, you should have a safe day out:
If you see someone in difficulty in the water dial 112 and ask for the Coastguard.
For information on how you can protect yourself and your family and friends when visiting the beach we would recommend you visit the RNLI website.
We work in collaboration with RNLI as safety experts to ensure our award beaches can be safe. RNLI carry out many of the risk assessments for our beaches and provide advice and support on safety.