Lincolnshire bathing waters are 'excellent' according to new results | | Lincolnshire In Focus
388 top-rated beaches after scorching summer boosts visitors to seaside Beaches around the country achieved top water quality standards this year as millions flocked to the coast to enjoy the record-breaking hot weather. And in Lincolnshire, new results show that all 9 of the county's designated bathing waters have been rated 'excellent'. Beaches at Skegness, Ingoldmells, Chapel St Leonards, Anderby, Moggs Eye, Sutton on Sea, Mablethorpe, Humberston Fitties have kept their top rating for water quality. With the addition of Cleethorpes beach, which has moved from 'good' to 'excellent', Lincolnshire's coast is remains ready to welcome seaside visitors. Norm Robinson, Area Manager for Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire at the Environment Agency, said: "It's fantastic news that Cleethorpes beach has received the highest rating for water quality - it means all our bathing waters in Lincolnshire are now excellent and it echoes the progress made across the country, as our beaches are cleaner