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News: 10 years of British surfing history exhibitions

added to the website on Apr 06, 2014

The Museum of British Surfing in Braunton, North Devon is celebrating a decade of displaying its acclaimed surf heritage exhibitions in communities around the UK. In April 2004 the surfing museum unveiled its first display on Brighton beach, and now in 2014 has launched its new British surfing pioneers exhibition ‘The First Wave – surfers ……»


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News: Volunteer with the Museum of British Surfing

added to the website on Mar 11, 2014

If you love meeting people, we’d love to meet you! We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join our team from April 2014 and become ‘the face’ of the Museum of British Surfing in Braunton, North Devon. Each year we welcome thousands of visitors from all over the world at our award-winning and vibrant heritage attraction ……»


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News: Jack McCoy visits the Museum of British Surfing

added to the website on Jun 26, 2012

The legendary surf filmmaker Jack McCoy visited the Museum of British Surfing today on his way to the sell-out screening of his new film ‘A Deeper Shade of Blue‘ at Croyde Village Hall. This surf child of the 1960s grew up on the east side of Oahu, Hawaii and is now a long time resident ……»


UK Surf museum plans move forward

News: UK surf museum plans move forward

added to the website on Jul 19, 2010

The Museum of British Surfing is on target to open in North Devon, following the news that its major grant application has been approved and an agreement reached on a building. The funding through Leader 4 will allow the museum to start recruiting staff from October this year, begin work to design new exhibitions, and ……»


Uncovering the past; building the future

News: Uncovering the past; building the future

added to the website on Jul 09, 2010

Britain’s surfing history always continues to delight and surprise – just check out the two photos from our archives with this story of surfers in the mid 1920s. In a snapshot it shows how much has changed over the last century, but again how little. You can tell they’re stoked to be surfers, proud of ……»