Two of Morecambe’s beaches have been placed amongst the best of British.
And the honour has scooped Lancaster City Council a top award from Keep Britain Tidy.
The resort’s north and south beaches are two of 14 in the North West to receive a special Seaside Award for offering visitors great facilities in a litter free and safe environment.
Seaside Awards recognise the highest standards of beach management and, in the case of bathing beaches, meet the required.standards for water quality.
Keep Britain Tidy’s coastal awards manager Paul Todd said: “We are committed to improving the quality of places where people live and holiday and these winners have proved their commitment to providing the best possible beaches.
“The public can be sure, if they visit a Seaside Award winning beach they are visiting one of the best in the world.”