"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cresswell Beach

Duridge Bay South Beach is a remote bathing water on the north east coast of Northumberland. The designated bathing water is one kilometre long at the southern end of the nine kilometre long bay. The dune backed, gently sloping sandy beach can result in a long distance to the sea at low tide

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Ashington

Local authority: Northumberland County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ291939

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Cresswell Beach

  • Karva Furniture (3m)
  • Woodhorn Museum and Gardens (4m)
  • The Sanctuary Wildlife Centre (4m)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Country Park (4m)
  • Druridge Bay Country Park (4m)
  • Newbiggin Maritime Centre (4m)
  • Banana Beach Indoor Adventure Play (5m)

Tourist Information

Amble
Tourist Information Centre
Queen Street Car Park
Northumberland
England
NE65 0DQ

Phone 01665 712313
Email amble.tic@northumberland.gov.uk
http://www.ambletouristinformation.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 25 May

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Accomodation near Cresswell Beach

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Tell us what you think about Cresswell Beach

Druridge bay is long wide bay stretching from Cresswell in the south to Amble in the north. A shallow beach which is wide at low tide and is backed by extensive dunes. The headland infront of Cresswell has some rocks particularly at low-tide.

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