Given that nobody in the UK lives more than 75 miles from the sea, I’m fairly sure it gives the British some innate, hard coded affinity with open water. When things aren’t going too well, which happens with alarming regularity, my first instinct is often to get to the coast. There’s something about the random… Continue reading Shelter


Saltburn-by-the-sea is a North Yorkshire town bursting with Victorian charm and coastal attractions, from the only remaining pier in the North East to the water-balanced cliff lift and huge, gently sloping beach. If you’re lucky (or well planned) you’ll see the cliff lift and pier below illuminated as fishermen and surfers alike make use of… Continue reading Saltburn