Pencil Beach, Largs

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)

Upcoming beach clean events

Beach location
Country/Region: 
Scotland
Latitude: 
55.77907709993
Longitude: 
-4.8580813406024
County: 
North Ayrshire
Nearest town: 
Largs
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
100
Width of beach: 
20
Beach position: 
In a bay
Main use(s) of beach: 
Coastal walking
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
No
Further comments: 
Only cleaned by volunteers
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? 
No