A wide sandy beach backed by rugged cliffs and rocks. Situated within Sunderland, the beach can get busy during peak times and the park has a good programme of events during the summer months.
Blue Flags are awarded in recognition of high environmental and quality standards.
Quality standards are set by the EU Bathing Water Directive to make sure bathing waters are clean and healthy.
Requirements set out by the Bathing Water Directive.
Complies with the highest standards
Complies with the high standards
Meets the standards
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