Beach Buddies goes to Port Erin

BEACH Buddies returns to the south of the Island this weekend with a volunteer event in Port Erin on Sunday October 24th at 10,30am. The meeting point is at the entrance to Spaldrick and Bradda Glen. There are all sorts of areas to cover, and volunteers will be given a number of options of beaches…

Beach cleaning at Pooil Vaaish

FOLLOWING an unexpected week off, we will be back in action on Sunday, October 17th, with a beach cleaning session at Pooil Vaaish (map attached) from 10.30am to 12 noon. Everyone welcome.   The Gawne family of Pooil Vaaish farm have to thanked once again for their support for Beach Buddies and we ask that…

New venue for BB team event

CONSIDERING that Beach Buddies has been in existence for 15 years you would think that it’s impossible to find somewhere new to go for our weekend volunteer event. However, this week (Sunday October 3rd) we will do just that! We’re going – for the very first time as a team of vounteers – to White…

Community Clean-Up in Jurby

BEACH Buddies will again be joining with the wonderful people of Jurby for a community clean-up around the village on Sunday morning, September 26th, from 10.30am – with the big bonus of cakes afterwards! We join the folks from Jurby on a regular basis, and there’s always good turn-out of volunteers – no doubt encouraged…

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…