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Sea Safety Advice


Water safety advice for visitors to Wells-next-the-Sea.

Wells Water Safety Map

Sea Safety Map for Wells and Holkham Our updated safety leaflet provides advice and a map for staying safe around the sea on Wells and Holkham beaches and the saltmarshes. You can download and view or print a PDF version here...

Download the map - updated 27/5/2022

Don't get cut off by the tide

Sandbars at Wells beach

Swimming at Wells Podcast

Your local Water Safety Officer Mandy Humphries chatting with Chris Thomson

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Kayaking at Wells Podcast

Chris Thomson chatting about kayaking and paddle-boarding in Wells

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Dinghy sailing at Wells Podcast

A chat with local sailor Chris Thomson

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