beach clean group's work to be featured on ITV News
sackfuls of rubbish were collected when the Friends of Burnham-On-Sea
Beach held their latest beach clean on Saturday (May 20th) - and
their efforts were filmed by ITV News.
volunteers were undaunted by heavy rain as they scoured the banks
of the River Brue near the Sailing Club to remove large amounts
group's Mark Hollidge told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "In spite of
the inhospitable weather conditions we had 13 volunteers working
on the river banks, including three for the first time."
managed to fill 16 bags of rubbish, mostly consisting of small items
of plastic but somehow or other two large heavy concrete blocks
also found their way onto the river banks."
West Country News also filmed the group at work and their work will
be featured in an upcoming bulletin.