Bowness-on-Solway Beach Clean

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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 10:00 to 12:00

Bowness-on-Solway Beach Clean

Come and help volunteers remove rubbish from this long sandy beach which is within the Allonby Bay Marine Conservation Zone.  The Bay is valued for its reefs and mussel beds.  Crosscanonby is noted for its Roman fort, historic coastal saltpans and Crosscanonby Carr Nature Reserve within the Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Meet/park beside the minor road leading to Crosscanonby village from the B5300 coast road, signposted ‘Mile Fortlet 21′ one mile north of Maryport.

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

Contact: Fix the Firth, John Gorrill nicholasjohng@yahoo.co.uk / 01697 477092

 

 

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Sun, 25 Feb 2018 10:00 to 12:00
North Walney Nature Reserve Beach Clean

Spend a few hours litter picking on the stunning northern coast of Walney Island.

Volunteers new and old are most welcome. All equipment is provided, but if you can bring your own work gloves, it would be helpful.

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 10:00 to 12:30
An introduction to early modern palaeography

Unscramble the puzzles of old handwriting.

Venue: Arnside Educational Institute

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 13:00 to 14:30
South Walney Beach Clean

Come and help us clear some of the litter that washes ashore at South Walney Nature Reserve.

Meet at the Nature Reserve Car Park, postcode LA14 3YQ (grid reference SD 225 620) and remember to wrap up warm and wear sensible footwear.

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