seaside town and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England

Skegness is a town and civil parish on the A52 road and A158 road in East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England. In 2001 there were 18,910 people living in Skegness.[1]

Skegness Pier

It is known for being bracing, which means that it often has high winds. This is due to its exposed position on the North Sea.

Skegness is known as the home of Butlins, a theme park.


  1. "Local statistics - Office for National Statistics".