The Marine Conservation Society does does not take water quality samples ourselves; we display monitoring data provided by the following environment agencies, local authorities and Governments; the Environment Agency*, Natural Resources Wales*, Scottish Environment Protection Agency, Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Dover Harbour Board, The Highland Council, Swansea Council, Shetland Islands Council, Isle of Man Government, States of Jersey, States of Guernsey. * Contains Environment Agency information © Environment Agency and database right. Contains Natural Resources Wales information © Natural Resources Wales and database right.
MCS recommends you swim in water that has been rated as excellent. View all beaches with excellent water quality