Get healthy on the beach

LOVEmyBEACH Active Coast is a partnership programme supported by Blackpool Council, Wyre Council, Fylde Council, Keep Britain Tidy and the Turning Tides partnership. The programme has been designed to inspire residents & leisure partners to see the potential of the beach as a clean and safe environment where a healthy lifestyle can be enjoyed. The programme launched at S..

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ReFILL on the Fylde Coast

Throughout 2018 Fylde BeachCare have been developing the ReFILL scheme on the Fylde coast; asking businesses to help reduce single-use plastic consumption by offering free tap water refills to people using their own bottles. Many people now carry their own reusable water bottles and like to stay hydrated and avoid buying bottled water however it is often difficult to top up..

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World Oceans Day

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) 2017 Great British Beach Clean highighted that 8.5% of debris found on the beach was related to what we flush down the toilet. Considering that over 255,000 pieces of litter were collected in just 1 weekend as part of the MCS survey that equals over 20,000 items incorrectly being flushed down the toilet. And that’s just the tip of the ..

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A Great Year!

Emma Whitlock, LOVEmyBEACH officer for the Fylde coast has had another fantastic year working with volunteer groups, school children and local businesses on the coast; empowering communities to improve their bathing waters and beaches. Here's a snapshot of what Emma has been involved with:

  • 11 beach clean groups, up from 9 last year
  • 327 beach clean even..

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Best Beaches 2018

The North-West is celebrating today with an array of beach awards presented by Keep Britain Tidy and water quality maintaining high standards across the region for the second year running. Water quality in the region has improved tremendously over the last thirty years resulting in all thirty bathing water locations in the North-West passing the EU water quality standards fo..

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Whether you live, work or visit the North West you can make a difference to our beaches & seas


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Our aim

We're a campaign with a huge challenge: to work together to keep our local beaches and bathing waters clean.


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Crosby Beach Clean

June 24, 2018


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