Whether you’re a visitor or have lived here for years, shopping by the sea is a great experience. There are lots of beautiful, interesting, unique items, perfect for presents, treats or home décor with a difference.

Push open those quirky shop doors and you’ll probably be surprised at the range of items on offer, and how affordable they are. Our business owners choose their stock with love and knowledge, and are more than happy to advise and help. Around the town and on nearby industrial estates there are many other businesses offering fantastic goods and services – the are just as vital to our future.

Find out more about local shops, businesses and services, cultural spots and places to eat and drink.