launch beach clean-up in Burnham-On-Sea
beach should be looking a lot cleaner this week after this community-spirited
group carried out a beach clean on Wednesday (August 11th).
team of volunteers from The Huntspill Project, who have learning
difficulties, filled over a dozen bin bags with rubbish found
along the sands between the Low Lighthouse and Esplanade.
Nigel Maddocks told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We collected several
sackfuls of rubbish over several hours - the beach should be a
lot tidier now."
event was run as part of the 'The Big Tidy Up', which is run by
Keep Britain Tidy, a national environmental charity. It has been
dubbed Englands biggest ever litter pick.