Porthcurnick

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: 
South West England
Latitude: 
50.186360099702
Longitude: 
-4.9722060551723
County: 
Cornwall
Nearest town: 
Portscatho
Beach geography
Total length of beach: 
200
Width of beach: 
300
Beach position: 
In a bay
Main use(s) of beach: 
Building sand castles
Main use(s) of beach: 
Coastal walking
Main use(s) of beach: 
Swimming
Beach cleaning
Is the beach cleaned routinely? 
Yes
How often is the beach cleaned? 
Monthly
Further comments: 
Porthcurnick has monthly beach cleans, run by The National Trust, helped by volunteers. I am a Ranger for the National Trust and this is one of the beaches we look after. Monthly beach cleans (all year round) have been done here for over 10 years.
How is the beach cleaned? 
Manually
Who carries out the cleaning? 
Volunteers
Are there litter bins available? 
No
Are there dog bins available? 
Yes
Sewage outfalls
Are there any sewage outfalls? 
No