More of our beaches than ever before have been praised for their water quality.
All of our beaches met the minimum standard required by the Marine Conservation Society in this year's Good Beach Guide.
All but seven achieved the highest rating.
Last summer's dry weather's been credited for the figures.
One of the 32 resorts judged to have excellent water quality was Southwold in Suffolk.
The town's mayor hopes it will help attract more visitors to the area.