Queen’s Guide to the Sands
The Queen's Guide to the Sands

Queen’s Guide to the Sands

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After more than half a century, the Queen’s Guide to the Sands – Cedric Robinson MBE has decided to call it a day and retire.

In that time, he has taken people such as Prince Philip and Melvyn Bragg and thousands of others across the sands raising thousands of pounds for charity.

Mr Robinson has lived at Guides Farm Since he was officially appointed Queens Guide to the Sands of Morecambe Bay in 1963.

He has seen huge changes in the landscape and explains that the sands are more treacherous now they have been in a lifetime.

His successor – Michael Wilson, a Flookburgh fisherman, has already being appointed, but Mr Robinson is not finished up just yet.

His new role will be a as Ambassador to the Guide Over Sands Trust.

He will oversee a transitional period while his successor settles in.

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