How much is a wave worth (again)?

Mulling over yesterday’s post made me think that waves are worth an awful lot more to the owners of car parks and cafes near to spots and to the surf shops, shapers and B+Bs that we use. Waves are worth thousands, nay millions of pounds. For that reason alone.......[read more]

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Marine Conservation Zones – what lessons for surfers?

Environmentalists are gutted that the UK Government has only confirmed 31 marine conservation zones where fishing and other development will be limited, rather than the 127 recommended by their experts. This is a tricky one to judge – its great that we’re getting ANY but its a sign of.......[read more]

SAS protect our waves

Protect our waves

SAS have launched a new campaign to get the value of our waves recognised and then protected. They rightly point out that other sports and pastimes are protected – sometimes in the planning system, sometimes by law. So its only fair that surfspots should get the same treatment, especially.......[read more]

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