North Yorkshire beauty spot named among best beaches in UK

A North Yorkshire beauty spot has been named one of the best beaches in the UK. Sandsend Beach, near Whitby, has been included in a list of the UK’s best secret beaches by travel site, reports Yorkshire Live. The hidden gem ranked in 14th place on the list of the top 20 secret beaches. The list was devised by looking at a number of factors including the Blue Flag status of beaches, views of staff and previous rankings. READ MORE: Secret Scarborough tunnel to reopen after 50 years of being bricked up A spokesman for EnjoyTravel wrote: “Whilst Sandsend at Whitby may not be the most secret of North Yorkshire’s beaches, it is away from the crowds of Whitby whilst being close enough to good amenities.