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Our UK Road Trip Day Two: Newcastle

We kicked off day two of our road trip with DEFRA and DXC in Newcastle. We headed to Whitley Bay beach with 18 volunteers for a morning of litter picking. While the sun was shining, the temperature was very cold.…

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Our UK Road Trip Day One: Glasgow

We started our litter picking road trip across the UK, working with DEFRA and DXC, in Glasgow. 22 volunteers gave up their afternoon to litter pick Boden Boo Woods in Erskine, to kick off our UK road trip event. For…

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Forest Green Rovers Community Workshop

We visited Forest Green Rovers stadium to work with their community outreach team and deliver an afternoon of student workshops. FGR Community works with schools, community organisations, and sports clubs in Gloucestershire and the surrounding area, using football to educate,…

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Our First Beach Clean of 2024

We have kicked off our beach cleans for the year by heading down to Falmouth! We teamed up with the Eco Society and Marine Watch Society from Falmouth University to clean Castle Beach. We started 2023 with a clean on…

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Our Wonderful Volunteers of 2023

We have had the most incredible year here at Life’s a Beach. Last year we were thrilled to have completed 7 cleans where we collected 202 kilos of litter with the help of 308 volunteers.Despite a very wet summer, and…

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Bangor Beach Clean

Here at Life’s a Beach we’ve teamed up with Bangor University’s Endeavour Society multiple times. One of our most enthusiastic groups of volunteers, they have previously collected more in a single clean than any other group ever. This time we…

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Have a Plastic Free Christmas

We know that over the festive period, household waste can increase dramatically. Plastic waste is a huge problem for our planet and we can all make a difference to cut down on our plastic usage, starting at home. With that…

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Cleaning Swansea Beach

We have returned to hold another clean on Swansea Beach with the Stand-up Paddle-boarding Society from Swansea University. We worked with the Standing Paddle-boarding society back in February, and nine months later their members were keen to sign up for…

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Severn Beach Clean

We teamed up with volunteers from St. Modwen Logistics to clean up Severn Beach, overlooking The Severn Bridge. A very muddy beach, this stretch of river coastline wasn’t easy to traverse. Volunteers came well prepared in wellies and raincoats, ready…

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3rd Cam Brownies Tackles Local Litter

The 3rd Cam Brownie troop invited us to come and help them with their local litter pick. 21 brownies, 4 young leaders, and 7 adults made up our band of volunteers this time. We started by discussing why littering was…

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Commercial Group Clean-up Cheltenham

We teamed up with staff from Commercial Group to tackle the areas around their offices in Cheltenham. 9 volunteers gave up their afternoon to clean-up their local area. Starting immediately around their office, we were surprised by how much litter…

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