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Latest news image - Great British Beach Clean 2015 results out
posted - 2016-03-23

Great British Beach Clean 2015 results out

Thousands of plastic bottles were found littering beaches and the amount of coastline rubbish has jumped by a third. We found 160 bottles per every mile of beach cleaned. It's no wonder then that we want to see a coordinated UK-wide bottle deposit return system introduced.  Read more

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Latest news image - The fishmonger for your pocket!
posted - 2016-03-01

The fishmonger for your pocket!

We bring you the latest version of our seafood app. Download today and start making smart fish choices. It also comes in a wallet-sized print version! Read more

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Latest news image - Help get David Cameron to ban polluting microbeads
posted - 2016-02-20

Help get David Cameron to ban polluting microbeads

We've joined forces with Greenpeace to persuade David Cameron to follow US Pesident Barack Obama in banning the use of polluting plastic microbeads. They're used needlessly in personal care products. Please sign our petition today Read more

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Latest news image - See Scilly from a kayak!
posted - 2016-01-22

See Scilly from a kayak!

Kayak and camp your way around the beautiful Isle of Scilly in May whilst raising funds for marine conservation. Read more

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Latest news image - Devon double for chip shop sustainability
posted - 2016-01-21

Devon double for chip shop sustainability

Plymouth based Kingfisher Fish and Chips have scooped this year's Good Catch Award, sponsored by us and the Marine Stewardship Council. Of the two runners up, Harbourside is also a Plymouth chippy whilst Olley's Fish Experience is based in Herne Hill    

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Latest news image - Show your support for Marine Conservation Zones in Northern Ireland!
posted - 2016-01-20

Show your support for Marine Conservation Zones in Northern Ireland!

Four new sites have been proposed for protection and the Government is asking the public what they think. Show your support! Read more

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Latest news image - More MCZs in English waters announced
posted - 2016-01-15

More MCZs in English waters announced

23 more MCZs have been announced today to add to the 27 already designated. It's a really positive step forward in preserving our marine life and habitats, but more are still needed and we'll continue to put pressure on until we have a coherent network.  Read more

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Latest news image - Passionate people wanted to Capture our Coast
posted - 2016-01-14

Passionate people wanted to Capture our Coast

MCS is one of seven hubs set up as part of the £1.7m Capturing our Coast project. We're looking after the Bristol Channel area - from Pembrokeshire round to North Devon.     

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Latest news image - Detergent bottles washing up
posted - 2016-01-05

Detergent bottles washing up

A huge quantity of pink plastic bottles is washing ashore on Cornish beaches. They're full of Vanish liquid, containing hydrogen peroxide, and likely to have been lost from a container ship. Public are advised to keep children and dogs at a safe distance. Read more

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Latest news image - Next year's fish quotas agreed in Brussels
posted - 2015-12-16

Next year's fish quotas agreed in Brussels

A mixed bag of quota increases and restrictions was announced early this morning following talks by EU ministers. Read more

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