"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 Monday 17 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 20%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SSE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 91%
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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