rare transitional era collectable classic surfboard

News: Vintage surfboard auction raising funds for museum

added to the website on Jan 25, 2015

This is the big one, and what a story! This original 1967 Tiki surfboard was originally donated by its shaper, and Tiki co-founder, Tim Heyland as a prize for the Museum of British Surfing’s 2014 surf heritage raffle – then in an amazing act of generosity, Mat Bailey who won this rare old beauty following ……»


Big Wednesdays charity surf film nights

News: Big Wednesdays – charity film premieres this Autumn & Winter

added to the website on Sep 18, 2014

Join us for Big Wednesdays – a series of monthly surf film premieres this winter here in North Devon this Autumn & Winter! Once again we’re teaming up with The Thatch pub in Croyde & their legendary movie room, with the big screen & pumping sound system provided by Chris Burrows from the world famous ……»


Plank ash bodyboards charity fundraiser

News: Surf museum vintage style bellyboards now in stock

added to the website on May 03, 2014

Come and get Planked at the Museum of British Surfing! We now have in stock an exclusive range of Plank bellyboards featuring our unique ‘icon’ logo. They are modelled on the original vintage bellyboards of the 1920s & ’30s. Handmade in North Devon from locally grown olive ash which is dried in solar powered kilns, ……»


charity fundraiser donated by Finisterre

News: Union Jack wave logo on new surf museum shirts

added to the website on Apr 27, 2014

The Museum of British Surfing’s iconic Union Jack wave logo features for the first time on the new limited edition t-shirts now available to help support the charity’s work celebrating UK surf heritage – they are for sale in our web shop and you can buy them direct from our gift shop in Braunton. 50 ……»


community carol concert braunton

News: Community carols at the surfing museum

added to the website on Dec 23, 2013

More than 100 people attended the first annual community carol concert at the Museum of British Surfing, making it a huge success. The St Brannock’s Church Choir (pictured) led the singing at the charity event, which was supported by H & A Catering and The Thatch pub who provided the mince pies & mulled wine. ……»


News: British big wave rider’s starring role

added to the website on Dec 20, 2012

The special guest at our charity big wave film night was none other than one of the world’s finest – Andrew Cotton! The North Devon surfer features in the new movie premiered last night, the Zon North Canyon Show. A stunning documentary with Cotty and Hawaii’s Garrett McNamara riding giant waves at Nazare in Portugal ……»


News: December at the Museum of British Surfing

added to the website on Dec 15, 2012

There are plenty of reasons to visit the Museum of British Surfing this December! It’s the last chance to see our stunning exhibition ‘The Art of Surf’, which ends on December 30th – showing 200 years of art in surfing and some of the most beautiful surfboards in Britain. Plus of course their are loads ……»


News: Christmas party success!

added to the website on Dec 15, 2012

A massive thank you goes out to everyone who supported the Museum of British Surfing’s first annual Christmas party at The Thatch in Croyde last night. Stunning live performances to a packed pub from Matthew P & Leo Altarelli and a special prize raffle that raised £250 for the museum charity. Special thanks goes to ……»