"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 Tuesday 18 September

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 995
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 83%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 993
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 996
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1002
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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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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