New beachcombing courses are helping us learn what there is to discover beneath the shingle and sandRead the full story ›
It holds the last remaining End of Pier Show in Europe but just how much do you know about Cromer Pier?Read the full story ›
For generations the end of the pier show was part of the British holiday but now only one remains in Europe and that’s in Cromer in Norfolk.Read the full story ›
It was Sir John Betjeman who said "The Pier is Southend, Southend is the Pier" and many here in this town would agree.Read the full story ›
In the latest in our series looking at the region's piers we're finding out more about the restored Southwold Pier.Read the full story ›
Southwold Pier started off as a landing stage bringing tourists from London. Find out more fascinating facts.Read the full story ›
They're coastal landmarks which have survived storms, wars and changing times. ITV News Anglia takes a stroll along the Clacton pier.Read the full story ›
Clacton pier in Essex opened in 1871 but has got longer since then. Find out more fascinating facts.Read the full story ›
We are a nation that does like to be beside the seaside and the good news is that it's good for us. Researchers have found that people living less than a kilometer from the sea are more likely to say they are in good health than people living inland.
The study was carried out by researchers at the University of Exeter who looked at data from 48 million people in England from the 2001 census.