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…

Beach cleaning at Port Cornaa

BEACH Buddies heads to the beautiful venue of Port Cornaa this weekend, with a beach cleaning session from 10.30am on Sunday, June 27th, and we are once again joined by the great team from Gaelg who have, for the last two weeks, rewarded beach cleaners with wonderful home made cakes, tea and coffee. They are…

Beach cleaning at Scarlett this weekend

BEACH Buddies gets back into action on Sunday, May 23rd with a beach cleaning session on the south coast, meeting at Scarlett car park at 10.30am. As usual, all equipment will be provided and the rubbish collected will be removed and recycled where possible, with the remainder going to make electricity at the Energy From…

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…