Press Preview Of The New Museum Of British Surfing

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Museum of British Surfing chair of trustees Richard Gregory makes... News PhotoBestof,British Culture,Dick Gregory - Activist,England,Horizontal,Human Interest,Leisure Activity,Lifestyles,Museum,Preparation,Topics,Topix,UKPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesBRAUNTON, ENGLAND - APRIL 05: Museum of British Surfing chair of trustees Richard Gregory makes last minute preperations on April 5, 2012 in Braunton, England. The museum, which is the first in Europe dedicated to surfing, opens to the public tomorrow. The Devon-based charity, which originally started online, holds the largest surfboard collection in Britain. As well as the collection of surfboards dating back over 100 years, the museum also holds early wetsuits, photos and other memorabilia relating to the phenomenal growth in the popularity of surfing. Surfing is now a multi-million pound industry and employs 1000s of people in the UK. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)