Weymouth Named Top Beach
7:16am 3rd December 2013
Weymouth beach is one of the top ten in the UK according to leading tourism website TripAdvisor.
Weymouth's golden sands have been given the travellers choice award after coming in at 7th place.
Sandbanks in Poole also made it into the top 25.
Users of TripAdvisor are invited to leave reviews of places they've visited - and tourists also ranked the beach as Weymouth and Portland's number one attraction.
Weymouth & Portland Borough Council Tourism and Culture brief holder Cllr Ian Bruce, said: "Weymouth Beach is a fantastic asset and one of the crown jewels in the borough.
"The beach has won many awards such as the Seaside Award 2013 from Keep Britain Tidy and recognition from TripAdvisor is great news.
"A trip to Weymouth is not complete without a visit to our glorious beach."
Weymouth Beach is managed by Weymouth & Portland Borough Council.