Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 9:00 to 12:00

Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

A fun morning with Bay Search and Rescue

Refresh your knowledge about the dangers of Morecambe Bay. Spend the morning with the fantastic team from Bay Search & Rescue to understand the risks to ensure you and your fellow volunteers stay safe. Learn about tides and local phenomena, wind effect, channel movement, quicksand and extraction.

There will be a short classroom session followed by an out-door practical session including a trip out on the Coastal Adventures Machine.


Please arrive around 8.30am for a 9am start at the BSAR base at the end of Moor Lane, Flookburgh.

Please come equipped with wellies and waterproofs, including waterproof trousers if you have them,as we may get a little dirty! 

Booking is essential as places are limited.  


Images: courtesy of Bay Search and Rescue 

Events Programme

Events Highlights

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:00 to 15:30
Bite-sized Archaeology at The Dock Museum, Barrow

Do you want to try your hand at the skills you need to be an archaeologist? Morecambe Bay Partnership is celebrating the 2017 Festival of British Archaeology with a fun range of taster activities at Barrow’s Dock Museum on Wed 26 July.

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:00 to 15:30
Build Barrow's Skyline out of Lego

Location: Dock Museum, Barrow-in-Furness

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 10:00 to 12:00
Middleton Towers Beach Clean

Middleton Towers, Carr Lane, Middleton. ( north) Grid Ref: SD 412 578 Postcode: LA3 3FN

Leader: Keith Tunstall

Support us
Support us

Subscribe to Get the Latest

I would like to receive occasional e-news updates