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So fish out your bucket and spade, blow up your dinghy and dust off the sun cream!
Here are nine of the best beaches to visit for a sunny day out ...
Sea, sand, donkey rides, piers - what's not to like about Blackpool Beach? One of the most popular in the country for families
2. St Annes
At St Annes seafront and beach feature miles of open public land to explore. It’s an enormous natural beach
Morecambe’s two bathing beaches have been recognised as some of the best in the country
Mary’s Shell on Cleveleys beach is a piece of public art. Find it on the sands near the seafront cafe, opposite Jubilee Gardens