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Brightlingsea Beach

Essex, England

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Brightlingsea on the River Colne is rich in seafaring history and is one of the Cinque Ports.

The town is a haven for yachting and hosts international sailing events annually. Sailing barges offer pleasure trips to visitors. Its sandy beach runs along Western Promenade next to Batemans Tower, a historic local landmark. A parade of beach huts line an attractive and enjoyable waterside walk where you can join the nature trail along the site of an old railway line to Alresford Creek. A range of sports and leisure activities are available along the promenade.


Weather and tides for Saturday 24 March

Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 12%
Min temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph

The tide at Brightlingsea Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 4:15 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 10:08 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Brightlingsea

Location type: Town

OS Grid: TM077161

County: Essex

Country: England

Local Authority: Tendring District Council

Parish: Brightlingsea

Nearest postcode: CO7 0HL

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Visitor information for Brightlingsea Beach, Essex, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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