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The seaside resort: a British cultural export
John K. Walton, Department of Humanities, University of Central Lancashire

The seaside resort and beach holiday, in their various guises, played a central role in the development of
tourism as a great international industry, agent of economic and social transformation and depositor of…

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time 'traditional' family holiday destinations and even then recent research has suggested a greater
resilience than was often assumed.

As in the case of British manufacturing industry, the challenge to the British seaside in the late
twentieth century owed much to the successful export of the idea of seabathing for…

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the imported habits and institutions in new ways, and return the favour by transforming the British in their




Its really easy to highlight and categorize into pos and neg or social environmental and economic factors

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