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Record number of beaches make the Good Beach Guide

More beaches than ever in the South West have achieved the highest bathing water standards this year according to the Good Beach Guide. 173 beaches across the region were awarded the status, 30% more than last year.

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Record number of beaches have top water standards

More beaches than ever in the South West have achieved the highest bathing water standards. Tourism bosses will be hoping such positive results will attract even more tourists to our region.

Only one beach failed this year - at Instow in North Devon from where John Andrews reports.

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