Seascape sounds

A sonic postcard from Cornwall. The sounds of the sea, beach and cliff top captured during an idyllic morning at Godrevy, as we ventured out for a surf.

Can you spot these sounds?

Skylark (1)


Welcomed by swooping sand martins and the lilting trill of skylarks over the wild fields.

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Getting ready

Board waxed, wetsuit zipped and leash attached; inviting waves await…

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Crossing the river

The walk to the beach crosses the Red River as it flows towards the ocean.

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Sound of the surf

Time to greet the waves....

Looking out to Godrevy Lighthouse and the ocean beyond, the headland at Godrevy, near Hayle, is a wildlife haven – home to ground nesting birds, small mammals, rare invertebrates and spectacular coastal plants – while below lies an oceanic playground, all waiting to be explored.