A record breaking Great British Beach Clean

Thanks to the thousands who took part

We are the Marine Conservation Society, fighting for a cleaner, better protected, healthier ocean: one we can all enjoy.

How to take action

There are so many ways to get involved and fight for the future of our ocean: campaign, donate or volunteer and you’ll join a movement of people all over the country.



drop in plastic bags found on UK beaches since 5p charge introduced



for every £1 donated is used for our charitable activities


volunteers donating their time

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