Awards for Pembrokeshire’s beaches
Pembrokeshire is celebrating success in the 2019 Wales Coast Awards.
A total of 39 beaches have been recognised winning Blue Flag, Green Coast or Seaside awards.
Eleven beaches will be flying the iconic Blue Flag, a world-renowned eco-label for water quality, environmental awareness, protection, safety and services.
Now celebrating its 31st anniversary, the Blue Flag has been a presence in Pembrokeshire since 1990 and since then the county’s beaches have been awarded it over 220 times.
The Seaside Award is the national standard for the best beaches across the UK.
While Seaside Award beaches can be vastly different, the flag is a symbol of quality which ensures visitors are guaranteed to find a clean, attractive and well managed coastal stretch.
Green Coast Awards celebrate ‘hidden gems’ along the coastline and recognise excellent water quality and unspoiled environment.
No fewer than 13 of the 18 Welsh Green Coast winners are in Pembrokeshire.
Eight beaches completed the ‘double’, winning both Seaside and Green Coast awards. They were: