Silloth West Beach Clean

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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:00 to 12:00

Silloth West Beach Clean

If you only know Silloth’s concrete promenade, this long sandy beach will be a surprise – sand dunes, sea-birds but sadly rubbish too.  The beach debris goes to Carlisle’s Mechanical Biological Treatment Plant where about 85% will be recycled.

Meet/park:  Meet at the free West Beach car park, reached by passing Silloth Golf Club on the left and heading straight on over yellow speed bumps.

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

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

 

 

Events Programme

Events Highlights

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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