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Oct 11, 2017

Join the Litter Pickers on the Cumbrian Solway Coast


A series of community litter picks have been organised by John Gorrill.

 

The litter picking events are as follows:-

 

Bowness on Solway Beach

Saturday 28 October 10am – 12noon

Organiser: John Gorrill. This is a joint event with the Local Community Group.

Meeting Place: Beside the Shore Gate House B&B at the east end of the village.  Parking is on the inland side of the coast road being careful not to block driveways. 

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

All welcome.

Contact: nicholasjohng@yahoo.co.uk

 

Crosscanonby Beach Clean 

Saturday 4th November, 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Organiser: John Gorrill

Meeting place: Meet/park beside the minor road to Crosscanonby village from the B5300 coast road, signposted 'Mile Fortlet 21' one mile north of Maryport
All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

All welcome

Contact: nicholasjohng@yahoo.co.uk

 

Allonby Beach Clean

Tuesday 14th November, 10am – 12pm

Organiser: This is a joint event between John Gorrill and Allonby Parish Council.

Meeting place: Meet/park in the free car park at the south end of Allonby beside the B5300 coast road and opposite the large church. 

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

All welcome

Contact: nicholasjohng@yahoo.co.uk

 

Silloth West Beach Clean 

Thursday 30th November, 10am -12pm
Organiser: John Gorrill

Meeting place: Meet/park in the free West Beach car park, reached by passing Silloth Golf Club on the left and heading straight on over yellow speed bumps.

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

All welcome

Contact: nicholasjohng@yahoo.co.uk

 

More information is available on the Solway Coast AONB website http://www.solwaycoastaonb.org.uk/events.php but please note that these events are not organised by the Solway Coast AONB but John Gorrill

Solway Firth Partnership