Top Picks:

Hotel Kingswood Hotel Kingswood Hotel
B and B Kingswood Hotel Kingswood Hotel
Self-Catering Holly Barn Holly Barn
Inn The Fox and Hounds The Fox and Hounds

Cleveland
Crathorne Hall Hotel
Crathorne Hall Hotel

BOOK SALTBURN BY THE SEA HOTELS

Featured Destination

September 2016: Essexís Colne Valley

As Augustís rainy season disappears and Septemberís mellow sunshine begins the English countryside beckons alluringly. Our rivers define much about the land. They carve its ...More
More Uk destinations

Rather interesting Saltburn by the Sea facts

Click for places to stay in Saltburn by the Sea | Today's best rates | Send in your views of Saltburn by the Sea | Read visitor reports

Did you know that it was on Saltburn sands that Sir Malcolm Campbell set his first speed record? His borrowed 350hp Sunbeam V12 reached 138.08 mph on June 17 1922, breaking the record set in the same car at Brooklands by Lee Guinness a month earlier by more than 4mph. Sadly the French body then overseeing such records wouldnít accept the new figure as hand-held instead of the regulation electric timers had been used.

If you like this, Share it

Brit Quote:
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. - Douglas Adams
More Quotes

On this day:
William the Conqueror lands - 1066, The South Sea Bubble Bursts - 1720, British national anthem 'God Save The King' sung for the first time - 1745, The First International Meets in London - 1864, Britains 1st Woman doctor qualifies - 1865, Brixton riots again - 1985, Frankie Dettoriís Magnificent Seven - 1996
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages

//