Blast Beach

IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

CANCELLATION OF BEACH CLEAN EVENTS PENDING FURTHER NOTICE

The Covid-19 (coronavirus) infection has been declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organisation.
The health and wellbeing of our volunteers and supporters is our utmost priority and as such we have taken the decision to advise that all  beach clean events should be cancelled pending further notice.

We will continue to monitor the situation closely and will contact organisers and volunteers by email as well as update the guidance on our website as the situation develops.

Beachwatch organisers

There can be up to three organisers per beach section. Below will show you how many are currently signed up as one of the organisers for this survey section.

This beach has organisers for the following beach clean/survey type(s):

  • Beachwatch & GBBC (both)
  • Beachwatch (all year round)

Upcoming beach clean events

Beach location
Country/Region: 
North East England
Latitude: 
54.815586384598
Longitude: 
-1.3182413577484
County: 
Durham
Nearest town: 
Seaham
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
1133
Width of beach: 
200
Main use(s) of beach: 
Coastal walking
Main use(s) of beach: 
Fishing
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
Yes
How often is the beach cleaned? 
Less frequently than monthly
Further comments: 
We have done regular litter picks with volunteers on this site over the past 2 years but have not recorded any data.
How is the beach cleaned? 
Manually
Who carries out the cleaning? 
Volunteers
Are there litter bins available? 
Yes
Are there dog bins available? 
No
Sewage outfalls
Are there any sewage outfalls? 
Yes
Number of sewage outfalls: 
Don't know
Location of any sewage outfalls: 
Long sea