With a scorcher of an August so far, now is the perfect time to get out on the water, but while you might think down south is the only place to hit the waves, why not learn to surf in Northumberland with Northside Surf School?

Learn to Surf in Northumberland with Northside Surf School - Learn to Surf in stunning Bamburgh
Learn to Surf in Northumberland with Northside Surf School – Learn to Surf in stunning Bamburgh

Northumberland’s original surf school (set up by pro surfer and local, Jon Nolan) offers surfing and stand up paddle boarding and with a whole host of instructors with over 16 years of experience, they offer sessions for beginners right through to expert level.

With a growing surf scene, Northside Surf School are making it easy to learn a new hobby and take in the stunning coastline along Spittal, Bamburgh, Beadnall, Amble and Druridge Bay.

Learn to Surf in Northumberland with Northside Surf School - woman stand up paddleboarding in Northumberland
Learn to Surf in Northumberland with Northside Surf School – surf lessons and stand up paddleboarding are available

The Northumberland coast really is the UK’s best kept secret with beautiful beaches and incredible scenery.  Based in Amble, Northside Surf School is open 7 days a week with private and group sessions available.  Check out their website for more info or follow them on Instagram.