wanted for beach clean-up in Burnham-On-Sea today
are being sought to help with a Spring clean of Burnham-On-Sea
and Berrow beaches today (Thursday, March 17th) ahead of the start
of the Easter tourist season.
Sedgemoor District Council has appealed for volunteers to come
forward and help the clean-up following recent storms and high
clean-up of the beach between Berrow beach car park and Maddock's
Slade in Burnham will take place between 10am and 1pm.
"Following the recent storms and flooding in the area, there
are tonnes of rubbish on the beach and Sedgemoor is trying to
get it cleaned up before the holiday season starts in earnest,"
the council's resort manager, Graham Newing, told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
will provide gloves, bags and litter pickers. All litter collected
will be taken away and recycled, where possible, by Sedgemoor
interested in helping should meet and park at either Berrow Beach
car park or Maddock's Slade at 10am on 29th March. Beach Wardens
will be on hand to help at both locations. Volunteers should wrap
up warm and wear suitable clothing with boots and gloves.