"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Minster Leas Beach

Minster Leas bathing water is on the north coast of the Isle of Sheppey in Kent. The long sand and shingle beach is gently sloping, flattening to a wide expanse of sand and mud that is exposed when the tide retreats. The bathing water contains numerous groynes and is backed by a promenade and a wide, grassy bank, behind which lies the town of Minster.

Beach type: Sand/shingle

Nearest town: Sheerness

Local authority: Medway Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ941739

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Minster Leas Beach

  • Bartons Point Coastal Park (1m)
  • Sheerness Swimming Pool (1m)
  • Little Potters (6m)
  • Bayford Meadows (6m)
  • Merry Go Round (6m)
  • Dolphin Sailing Barge Museum (6m)
  • Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway (7m)
  • Sittingbourne's Steam Railway (7m)
  • Sittingbourne Heritage Museum (7m)
  • Swallows Leisure Centre (7m)

Tourist Information

Southend
Tourist Information Centre
Pier Entrance
Western Esplanade
Southen-on-Sea
Essex
England
SS1 1EE

Phone 01702 618747
Email vic@southend.gov.uk
http://www.visitsouthend.co.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 998
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 999
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1000
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 50%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1003
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1005
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
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A long sand and shingle beach facing north-east on the Isle of Sheppey. Backed by marshes and the small historic town of Minster.

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