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Solway Coast AONB Volunteer Work Party Tuesday 23 April, Crosscanonby

Join the Solway Coast AONB Volunteer Work Party on Tuesday 23 April from 10.00am to 12.30pm at Crosscanonby Carr for a litter pick and tidy up of the reserve. This will be a shorter morning session tidying up Crosscanonby Carr Reserve – clearing the paths, cutting back vegetation and a litter pick. Please bring clothing… Read more »

West Cumbria Rivers Trust Newsletter Out

In this issue of ‘From Beck to Beach’ Helping to reduce flood risk in Flimby Move over Harry Potter – there’s a new children’s book hero Local businesses welcome our beck adoption scheme The new website providing information on local projects Spot the colourful new vehicle hitting Cumbria’s roads Help stop an alien invasion Get… Read more »

Tidelines now available to download

The spring / summer edition of Tidelines is now available to download. From the launch of a new local attraction, the Solway Military Trail to learning about the salt pans of the Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – a lasting monument to a bygone industrial age, there’s something for everyone in this issue…. Read more »

Join Solway Coastwise on Spring Walks and Archaeology Visits

Solway Coastwise are going to be out and about along the Solway Coast this spring!  Why not join them and find out more about your local coastal area. Or if you’ve always wanted to know about your local archaeology come along and meet the SCAPE coastal archaeologists. All the events are FREE but booking is… Read more »

Notice to Mariners of Port William Dredging Operations

Port William Harbour – Dredging Operations To facilitate dredging in the main basin, excavators will be operating in Port William harbour 2 ½ hours either side of Low Water (LW) on the following tides: MONDAY 18th February Low water @ 1710 TUESDAY 19th February LW @ 0528 & 1803 WEDNESDAY 20th February LW @ 0618… Read more »

Join the RSPB Mersehead Beach Clean

Saturday 23 February 10.00am to 2.00pm Join RSPB Mersehead Reserve staff for their second beach clean of the year and make a big difference to the marine environment and its wildlife. Please contact if you want to come along.

The Great Global Nurdle Hunt Now on!

Don’t Forget! The Great Global Nurdle Hunt, 8 – 17 February, wants to bring people together across the world to show industry, the general public and our governments the global extent and widespread issue of plastic pellet pollution. Nurdle Hunt Information provides everything you need to know to carry out your hunt! The data will be collated… Read more »

Proposed Bass Measures for 2019

TAC (Total Allowable Catch) regulations are expected to be published in January 2019. Following the December Council of Fisheries Minister of the European Union it is expected: For recreational fisheries, including from shore, in ICES divisions 4b, 4c, 6a, 7a to 7k: a bag limit of one fish per day from 1 April to 31… Read more »

Stranraer Skiffie Worlds 7 – 13 July 2019

SkiffieWorlds 2019, from 7 to 13 July, will be a colourful and exciting time for Stranraer and the surrounding area when we welcome clubs from all over the World to the Worlds Coastal Rowing Championships; it won’t just be rowing organisers are planning a whole family fun festival with children’s, family activities, artisan food fair,… Read more »