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Volunteer event in Peel

PEEL is the destination for this weekend’s beach (and town) cleaning session for Beach Buddies, meeting on Sunday morning, December 5th, at 10.30am at the western end of the promenade, at the swing bridge. Volunteers will have the choice to clean up various areas such as the promenade, the harbour, Peel Hill, the Castle, the…

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Volunteers needed for Douglas

THE weather looks pretty awful as we approach the weekend, but we are keen to get out and about again, so we are hoping the storms will have abated by Sunday morning (November 28th) to enable us to get together from 10.30am. The venue this week is Douglas beach, which is something of a novelty…

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BEACH BUDDIES BACK IN ACTION

After a long break, Beach Buddies is back in action this weekend with an event at Blue Point on Sunday, November 21st from 10.30am. The forecast is for much colder weather than recently, and the possibility of showers, but we are going ahead to blow away some cobwebs! The event finishes at 12 noon. All…

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Beach Buddies expands into Scotland

BEACH Buddies has expanded its network around Britain by setting up connections in the Scottish highlands and islands, with a number of new groups established in the first week of its two-week visit to the north. The charity has created links with schools and environment groups in the Outer Hebrides, the Isle of Skye and…

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Poor weather – no event this week

DUE to the seriously awful weather forecast, we have decided to call off this weekend’s beach cleaning activities. If the weather unexpectedly improves then please clean up around your local community, or local beach. We are now placing a hold on activities for a couple of weeks to give everyone a rest, but also because…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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