Coastal Team

There are few seaside towns as traditionally British as Southwold with its Blue Flag beach, quirky pier, working lighthouse and coloured beach huts.  There is a small harbour serving a number of small businesses in the fishing and marine industry and the Adnams Brewery, which still operates on the same site after 670 years, wafts early morning hops into the sea air.

The town, and neighbouring parish Reydon, sit within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and are surrounded by common, beach and denes, and by extensive marshes, reed beds and mudflats all important habitats for many birds and wildlife.

The Coastal Community Team comprises representatives from Southwold Town Council, Reydon Parish Council, Southwold and Reydon Society, Southwold Chamber of Trade, Waveney District Council and other key business and community groups.

The team is seeking to create greater future economic prosperity for the town and secure long-term sustainability of its visitor economy whilst preserving and promoting the town’s unique character. It will create a framework for strengthening the town centre and visitor offer whilst galvanising local businesses, enabling investment and regeneration opportunities and coordinate effective promotion of the town.

Click here for an article about the launch of the CCT

Contact Details:

Marie Webster-Fitch, Economic Development, Waveney District Council, Riverside, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 0EQ

01502 523395


Learn more about CCA, what we do and our projects.

Join the conversation #CoastalTeams

Spinner Loading new posts...
Bambi @BambiMannix

#FaceCake Version 2.0 showin’ up in #OCSouth for Massimo and Bryan!! Feels great to be 21 again 🙌🏻 #CoastalCa #OCS

12 hours ago
Arend Macapagal @TMocapagal

The last time I did this WOD it took me over 8 minutes and today I shaved off some good time oh yeah 💪🏽 WOD Diane 2…

2 days ago
Jess Parker @tmobestjess

#SlowCookerSunday books are here!! Come see us at Otay and Eastlake! Ps – these are great gift ideas! #LetsGo

2 months ago
Britney Bergwitz @britbTmobbin

Had an amazing time cheering on everyone at our 2nd annual #ToysforTots Basketball game!!! Love being apart of a co…

2 months ago
Jeremy Keene @JeremyKeene

#SeriousFun way to start a Sunday! Thank u to all who came out to support #Toys4Tots this morning! Can’t wait for t…

2 months ago
Jessica Barajas @jessbarajas9

Full day of serious fun! From cycling for a good cause to Magenta Madness! #ToysforTots #CoastalCA 💞🙌😬

2 months ago
WallaseyConstituency @wallaseyteam

New wayfinding signage for #NewBrighton #Wirral installed today. Perfectly fitting for a beautiful resort steeped i…

2 months ago
Jessica Barajas @jessbarajas9

Great meeting today with our Wireless Advocate partners! Ready to close out 2018 strong! 👊#SeriousFun #CoastalCA

3 months ago
Lucas Johnson @TMobileLucas

Thank you for the opportunity to share and listen with my talented peers in San Diego! Great conversations about de…

3 months ago
Arc @arcteam

@MarcThompsonIOW @SandownBay You did an amazing job, chaps! Thanks for coming with me and Christine here from Sando…

3 months ago
Nicola Radford @nikradford1

@CoastalCA is “on tour” @DurhamCoast thank you fabulous tour of your jewel of a #coast sorry but I have loads of id…

3 months ago
Jeremy Keene @JeremyKeene

If you haven’t heard… Episode 2 of the #POBcast is out now! Shoot me a message if you want to give it a listen!…

3 months ago
Chris Haworth @SDSChrisHaworth

Congratulations to all the Champs in Southside for the month of September! Jesse Johnson (#9333) takes top billing…

4 months ago
HeritageCoastP'ship @DurhamCoast

Linked up with @SeahamFoodFest today…. already looking forward to 8th and 9th June next year. Tastey, seasidey an…

4 months ago