Campaign 2017 – Clearer Labeling on Wipes

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Have you spoken to the Clean Seas Please team this year about “flushable” wipes? It’s been the hot topic of this year’s events. In 2016 we supported the campaign to ban the microbead; which has been confirmed by the Environment Secretary, Mr Grove, that legislation will be introduced this year to ban their sale and… Read more »

The Great British Beach Clean! September 2017

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Over the weekend of the 15-18th September, as part of the biggest beach and river clean series ever, the Marine Conservation Society (website HERE) have teamed up with Waitrose to support a huge amount of beach cleans all over the country. The interesting point is that… “for the first time, many of the plastics removed… Read more »

Clean Seas Please Team back for another year

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The Clean Seas Please Team are back for a 5th year! We are pleased to announce that the Environment Agency have funded us again this year – our 5th year where we will be focusing on both Hastings and Bexhill. Our first event – as set by tradition now – will be with the St… Read more »

Sea water bathing results good for Hastings!

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Results just released from the Environment Agency show that Pelham Beach has again scored good for its sea bathing water quality, with St Leonards acheiving excellent.  A big well done to the communities of Hastings and St Leonards doing their bit to help the Environment Agency, Southern Water, Hastings Borough Council and Clean Seas Please!… Read more »

“Wet Wipes Turn Nasty When You Flush Them!”

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The Marine Conservation Society UK has started a petition for clearer labeling on wet wipes to prevent them from being able to be advertised as ‘flushable’. “Wet wipes currently labelled as flushable don’t meet the water industry standard. Demand retailers include a clear ‘DON’T FLUSH’ message on their packaging and remind us only paper, pee… Read more »

Hastings gets good!

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Hastings Bathing water rated as good! In November 2015 the results for the standard of Hastings Bathing water were released – from a predicted fail in May 2015 when the new water testing year started, to not just a pass but a good standard.  This is a great result and achieved through the hard work… Read more »

Clean Seas Please – The Film!

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Clean Seas Please – The Film Our Clean Seas Please Campaign started in 2012 and over the three years that we have been developing and managing this so far we have undertaken lots of interesting, exciting and diverse things – from events, breakfast meetings, taking part in a BBC program, photographs with Keene, talking to… Read more »

Environment Agency Advice for keeping the Seas clean!

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    Article on the environment agency website on how you can help keep the beaches and seas nice and clean! Full article: https://environmentagency.blog.gov.uk/2015/07/23/oh-we-do-like-to-be-beside-the-seaside/     #Cleanseasplease