Visiting Sefton’s Beaches

Keep your dog out of pools of water or slacks on the dunes as there are a variety of rare flora and fauna that shouldn’t be disturbed. Southport beach is free of dogs starting from the Pier south towards Pleasureland and to the tide line. Together we aim to encourage people to take personal responsibility at the coast. Asking them to plan how they are going to get to the beach, to take all their litter home with them and to show respect and kindness to staff, the environment and fellow visitors. Each spring and summer we join forces with our coastal partners to ensure local communities, and visitors from across the North West, can enjoy Sefton’s coastlines safely.


This sediment may contain sand, shells, seaweed, even marine organisms like crabs or sea anemones. Experience a taste of island life on the beautiful of Corfu, Mykonos and Lefkada. Or head to the lively resort towns in Kos and Zante if you like to mix your beaches with DJ nights and buzzing bars.

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The value of ecosystem services derived from the soil, the ocean, and are all related to the forests and how they are utilized and managed. A few kilometres from the crowded beaches of Spain’s Mediterranean coast, many once-thriving villages stand deserted and in ruins. We love On the Beach can choose a flaight to suit you..choose hotel..add baggage transfers etc and are ATOL protected..and pay in instalments if you want. Beach-lovers rejoice; when you book a package holiday with us you can rest assured that you’re in good hands. Whether it’s a short flight to sunny Spain or a lush escape to Dubai, we’ve got just what you’re looking for – and then some.

  • The part of the shore of an ocean, sea, lake, etc., washed by the tide or waves.
  • Eating ice creams, paddling in the sea and building sandcastles are the perfect way to make memories with the kids, so check out these hotels for a family holiday to remember.
  • It’s not OK to have a BBQ or fire at the beach or any part of the Sefton coast be that in the dunes or woods.

Pets should also be controlled so they do not disturb ground-nesting birds in the dunes. Nesting species are also protected under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981. Threatened species including Skylarks are vulnerable and can be found throughout the Sefton dune system. Both the dog exclusion zones are well signed during the summer season. Ainsdale Beach is free of dogs 200m either side of the main beach entrance and to the tide line. Have a look through our FAQs to ensure that you can plan ahead for your visit to the beach, leaving nothing behind but your footprints.

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Limiting beachfront development can be an important step in protecting the natural landscape of beaches. Along some beaches, areas of vegetation known as “living shorelines” protect the beach ecosystem from erosion and protect the inland area from floods and storm surges. Natural beaches reduce the power of waves, wind, and storm surges. Without these barrier beaches, waves and storm surges crash directly into buildings. In 1992, a storm swept away more than 200 homes in the Hamptons. It cost the government more than $80 million to replace the barrier beach.