Volunteers heading to Niarbyl

FOR the first time this year Beach Buddies will visit Niarbyl for a volunteer team event on Sunday morning, May 9th, from 10.30am to 12 noon. We will be cleaning all the coves and main beaches in the area, all the way to White Beach. Please park in the cafe car park and walk down…

Volunteer session in Ramsey

Beach Buddies will be in action in Ramsey on Sunday morning with a session from 10.30am to 12 noon on Ramsey North promenade. The meeting point is the slipway opposite the rugby club. All equipment is provided and we remove the rubbish collected afterwards and recycle as much as we can. New volunteers – especially…

Beach Buddies back in action

BEACH Buddies will be back in action with a team of volunteers on Sunday, April 25th, and it will be great to see everyone again. We’ve chosen to go to Castletown Bay, meeting at the car park alongside the Beach Buddies bin near Hango Hill. We expect a big turn-out, which will be needed as…

Beach Buddies condemns fly tipping

BEACH Buddies has condemned the fly tipping discovered at Eairy Cushlin as an “insult to the Manx nation”. Founder Bill Dale said the dumping of what appears to be rubbish from building work is “totally unacceptable” in today’s environment where the Isle of Man is being portrayed around the world as a nation where we…

This is clever

We have found a link to an excellent interactive video produced by The Guardian. It could be very useful for schools, especially during lockdown. The link is as follows:- https://www.theguardian.com/environment/ng-interactive/2021/feb/23/beneath-the-blue-dive-into-a-dazzling-ocean-under-threat-interactive?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

Beach Buddies raising funds for a replacement truck

Beach Buddies has created a JustGiving page to find the money to replace our hard-working truck which is nearing the end of its days. Any donation, no matter how small, is much appreciated. You can donate via the link below:- https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/beach-buddies-2?utm_id=1&utm_term=qqAYgQjPR&fbclid=IwAR28U-qEIYPSMJ1xQitKV6mb5qOYggzTGViY3UlgKEcczRjNSH1weqLHxi0

BEACH Buddies has been featured in the latest edition of the quality magazine “Coast” highlighting the work of our charity in the Isle of Man. Thanks to local photographer Amore Du Plessis who took the photograph.