Beach Buddies to visit Peel

BEACH Buddies has chosen to host a beach cleaning and community clean-up event this weekend in Peel, from 10.30am to 12 noon on Sunday September 12th. The meeting point is the western end of the promenade, at the harbour. The Beach Buddies big red truck will be there and easy to see. This is an…

Beach Buddies heads south

FOR the first time in a number of weeks Beach Buddies heads south this weekend with a beach cleaning event on Sunday morning, September 5th, at Castletown Bay, near Hango Hill, starting at 10.30am, ending at 12 noon.   As always, we provide all the equipment (gloves, bags and litterpickers) and we remove the rubbish…

Beach Buddies returns to the beaches!

AFTER a number of weeks attending different community events Beach Buddies is back on the beaches this weekend with a volunteer event on Sunday morning, August 22nd, at Blue Point from 10.30am. We provide all the equipment and remove all items collected afterwards, recycling lots of materials such as plastics, metals and glass. All welcome…

CLEAN-UP WITH A DIFFERENCE

BEACH Buddies takes part in a clean-up with a difference this weekend by removing litter from the show ground at the Royal Agricultural Show. We meet at 10.30am on Sunday morning, August 15th, finishing by 12 noon. We’re planning to have refreshments afterwards for all volunteers. Everyone welcome. • Beach Buddies is sponsored by FIM…

Beach Buddies at Southern Show

IT’S ANOTHER busy weekend coming up for Beach Buddies, and we are attending both days of the Southern Agricultural Show on Saturday July 31st and Sunday August 1st, and clearing litter from the grounds at the end of the event. We will be clearing up generally at the end of each day and then returning…

LITTER GROUPS UNITE FOR GENERAL ELECTION

THE Isle of Man’s leading anti-litter organisations are urging candidates in the House of Keys general election to make littering a major campaign subject in the weeks leading up to polling day.   Three Pieces of Plastic (3PoP), Plastic Busters and Beach Buddies have joined forces to make a joint pre-election statement suggesting the issue…

BEACH BUDDIES CLEAN-UP WITH A DIFFERENCE

A NEW initiative begins this weekend when Beach Buddies joins with local residents in Douglas on Sunday, July 11th  for a community event at Manor Woods, alongside Scoill Vallajeelt in Douglas. The event has been organised by former area MHK and MLC David Cretney. Beach Buddies is supporting the idea by providing volunteers to team…