It was reported this week that the current heatwave in the United Kingdom is set to continue for a further two weeks. According to the BBC's weather team temperatures will stay high across most of the UK over the next fortnight - the perfect opportunity to jump in the car and discover the beautiful beaches of the UK.
According to the Telegraph, the 10 best UK beaches are:
1 - Watergate Bay, Newquay - Cornwall
2 - Porthcurno, near Land's End - Cornwall
3 - Pentle Bay, Tresco - Isles of Scilly
4 - Saunton Sands - North Devon
5 - Blackpool Sands - South Devon
6 - Studland Bay - Dorset
7 - Compton Bay - Isle of Wight
8 - West Wittering - Sussex
9 - Botany Bay - Kent
10 - Walberswick - Suffolk
Deserving a mention is the Pembrokshire Coast in Wales - acres of golden sands backed by dunes like Freshwater West and Barafundle Bay, the beaches of Pembrokeshire will tick everyone’s boxes, and with over 50 to choose from you can see why. Protected by their National Park status Pembrokeshire’s beaches have some of the cleanest waters and sands with many awards to show for it; eleven blue flags; twelve green coast, eleven seaside, and twenty one rural seaside awards.
So grab your suncream and flip flops and take this opportunity to see the beaches of the UK at their finest - in the sunshine!
For more information on hiring a car with Green Motion for your UK heatwave roadtrip at one of our many locations across the United Kingdom, visit www.greenmotion.com.