Welcome to manonabeach®, featuring over 1,250 filmed answers to the question What does the beach mean to you…? along with films that set the scene. You can see featured interviews and films below, explore the maps on the right or click on the carousel figures above. There are menus at the top.
Trounce, at Portholland in Cornwall, his poem below and the beach page here.
Here are some samples from the maps on the right:
A sense of pride in your environment over a lifetime, with Dave at Huisinis beach on North Harris in Scotland, beach page here.
How the beach resonates, with Dawn at Lizard Point in Cornwall, beach page here.
The music of the sea, with Mark at Dunwich in Suffolk, beach page here.
The beach through a lifetime, with Geoff at Rhossili on Gower in Wales, beach page here.
The beach as art, with Nathan at Newburgh in Scotland, beach page here.
Time passes at the beach, with Brenda at Blakeney in Norfolk, beach page here.
Camusdarach beach, in the Highlands of Scotland, beach page here.
A warm day, at Durdle Door in Dorset, beach page here.
Looking down on Barafundle Bay in Pembrokeshire, Wales, beach page here.
Claigan Coral Beach, above Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye in Scotland, beach page here.
The beauty of Cornwall’s Roseland Peninsula in the morning, at Towan, beach page here.