Formby beach in UK top 10 list

Formby beach in UK top 10 list

by Danielle Thompson (October 2020)

FORMBY beach has been named as one of the most desirable across the UK.

New research conducted by reveals the most appealing beaches across Britain based on water quality, visible pollution and the number of Instagram snaps – with Formby coming it at number eight. The highest was Whitesands in Wales, out of 593 beaches ranked from across England, Scotland and Wales.

Shannon Keary, campaigns manager at, says: “Here in the UK we have some pretty beautiful beaches, therefore we conducted this research to determine which spots are the best to visit due to having excellent water quality, minimal pollution and various posts on Instagram - as we only post pleasing scenery pictures! It’s interesting to see which beaches are the most appealing, with the majority situated in Wales.

“We hope our research will help people decide which beach to visit for a slice of paradise, which we all need right now.”

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