Sand Bay - Beachwatch event 7 Apr 2019

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Beach: 
Sand Bay
Status: 
Confirmed
Survey type: 
Beachwatch (year round)
Date & time: 
Sunday, 7 April 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Meeting location: 
On the beach opposite Sand Bay Car Park.
Additional information: 

Join us for our beach clean, Sunday 7th April from 10:00 until 12:00!

After a briefing before the clean, we'll be doing our usual beach clean and survey, recording what we find, with a final tally of the litter at the end!

All equipment is provided (litter pickers, bags and gloves) but please do bring something to eat and drink if you need to - in a reusable water bottle/coffee cup if you can!

How to find us:
Follow signs for Sand Bay, not Kewstoke. The nearest postcode is BS22 9UE. When you arrive, meet us on the beach opposite Sand Bay Car Park

When making your way to the event, please share lifts where possible. The nearest car park is Sand Bay Car Park: BS22 9UE (height barrier here: 2m). There is an alternative small car park further south: BS22 9UU, near the Priory School of Motoring, and another near the Commodore Hotel: BS22 9UZ.

There are loos in Sand Bay Car Park - please bring 20p to use them.

Meet on the beach opposite the Sand Bay Car Park here: https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/51%C2%B022'36.1%22N+2%C2%B057'43.0%22W/@51.3767073,-2.9641367,565m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m6!3m5!1s0x0:0x0!7e2!8m2!3d51.3767036!4d-2.9619476

Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes and bring some sun cream!

Under 16s must be accompanied by a parent/guardian and will be asked to fill in a consent form on arrival. Groups and schools with under 16s please contact me and I will send you a consent form in advance of the event.

Any questions and please get in touch...

The Sand Bay Beach Clean Team!
beachwatch@mcsuk.org
01989 567807 (before the event) and 07584665050 (on the day)

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If you apply to be a Beachwatch Organiser we will contact you to confirm your application.
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  • I agree to read and follow the information relating to Health and Safety available in the organiser guide.
  • I agree to carry out a risk assessment in advance of Beachwatch events and I will keep a written record of these assessments.
  • I will record the details of any accident or incident of concern during the event and report this to MCS.
  • I will give a Health and Safety briefing to any volunteers before events start.
  • I understand that I must not supervise young volunteers under 16 years of age, nor allow anybody who is not their legally responsible adult to supervise them (some examples of legally responsible adults include: their parent, guardian, school teacher or guide leader).
  • I understand that if no surveys have been conducted within three years my beach will become available for others.
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