The Big Beachclean with MCS at Birling Gap

Join us to help clean the beach and survey the rubbish we pick up to help look after the marine conservation zone at Birling Gap.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

Discover interesting finds on our big beachcombing litter pick for the year. Find out what wildlife you are helping to save and how the Marine Conservation Society can campaign for cleaner seas and beaches using our survey.

The basics

Booking details
Call mcsuk.org/beachwatch/events
Bookings are now only available via MCS website and only restricted for safety
Suitability
Children and families welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Birling Gap car park by the steps to the beach
What to bring and wear
Sturdy shoes/boots for walking over shingle beach. Warm/waterproof clothes or suncream and sunhat depending on the weather
Accessibility
Beach not accessible to wheelchairs or buggies
Other
Gloves, bags and litterpickers and survey forms provisded to be shared in groups

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
21 September 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Countryside Team
Email
birlinggap@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01323 423197

Upcoming events

The Big Beachclean with MCS at Birling Gap

Sat 21 Sep 2019
10:00-12:00
Join us to help clean the beach and survey the rubbish we pick up to help look after the marine conservation zone at Birling Gap.

Seven Sisters archaeology beach and lookout walk

Sun 22 Sep 2019
11:00-13:30
Come and discover the fascinating history through the ages of this amazing coastal site beside the Seven Sisters.

Volunteer recruitment coffee morning

Fri 11 Oct 2019
10:15-12:30
Would you like volunteer at Birling Gap or Alfriston Clergy House? If so then why not come along to one of our coffee mornings.

Seven Sisters archaeology walks - Crowlink Circular

Sun 27 Oct 2019
11:00-14:00
Come and discover the fascinating history of the Crowlink area and find out how things could have been very different without the power of people to save this land from development

Halloween half-term creepy creatures trail

Mon 28 Oct 2019
11:00-15:00
Follow our indoor trail to discover more about batty bats, wriggly worms, scary spiders and monster moths.

Landscape writing clinic with Cole Moreton

Sat 09 Nov 2019
11:00-15:00
Develop your creative writing style with author and journalist Cole Moreton and draw inspiration from the coastal landscape around Birling Gap