"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Walney island - West Shore Beach

Walney West Shore bathing water is a gently sloping shingle beach with a large expanse of sand exposed at low water. The beach is the most northerly of the bathing waters on Walney Island.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Barrow in Furness

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: SD170701

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Things to see and do near Walney island - West Shore Beach

  • Fuzzy Eds at the Owl and Pussycat (1m)
  • The Dock Museum (1m)
  • The Custom House (2m)
  • LazerZone (2m)
  • Forum 28 (2m)
  • English Heritage Furness Abbey (2m)
  • Swimming at the Park Leisure Centre (2m)
  • Climbing at Park Leisure Centre (2m)
  • Play at Park Leisure Centre (2m)
  • Furness Abbey (3m)
  • Dalton Leisure Centre (4m)
  • South Walney Nature Reserve (5m)

Tourist Information

Barrow-in-Furness
Tourist Information Centre
Forum 28
Duke Street
Cumbria
England
LA14 1HU

Phone 01229 876 505
Email touristinfo@barrowbc.gov.uk
http://www.barrowtourism.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 22 February

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1032
Humidity 84%
UV Index
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12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1032
Humidity 71%
UV Index
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15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1032
Humidity 66%
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18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1031
Humidity 73%
UV Index n/a
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21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SE
Pressure 1031
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A long sandy beach backed by an expanse of dunes forming a nature reserve to the north. The far north of the beach is used by naturists.

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