The Great British Beach Clean! September 2017

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 […]

Clean Seas Please and Our Furry Friends 

The Clean Seas Please team visited Hastings Beach recently to give out some personalised Clean Seas Please poo bags to the owners of our furry friends. Did you know that government statistics show the UK dog population is between 6.5 and 7.4 million and that they astonishingly produce 1,000 tonnes of faeces every day! Like […]

For all you smokers out there….. why not think before you stub?

Without stating the obvious, cigarettes contain many toxins, with the smoke alone releasing over 4,000 chemicals and 400 other toxins but have you ever wondered what is left in the filter, or as we know them the “butts” of cigarettes? Cigarette filters are made from a material that traps the toxin causing chemicals, to try […]

Clean Seas Please for future generations

Whilst we are working together to help our bathing water quality in Hastings by thinking about how we disposed of Fats, Oils and Grease, only putting the three P’s (pee, poo and paper) in the toilet, how our waste water pipes are connected and how we disposed of rubbish, there are worldwide initiatives as well. […]

Beaches in Hastings at risk of failing to meet EU water standards

Hastings’ beaches are at risk of failing to meet EU water standards this year, according to a warning issued by the Environment Agency. Hastings was named as one of 25 UK seaside towns not expected to meet the new, stricter EU bathing water standards, with the Environment Agency stating the area’s bathing water is ‘subject […]

Beach Cleans 2015

Hi everyone. So far we have managed to be present for two beach cleans before Spring and now we have some excited news. We have our own Beach Clean on Sunday 10th May 2015 in Hastngs and we will join The Marine Conservation Society and M&S on one of their beach cleans on the 12th […]

Southern water Treatment Works: Visit into the piles of Ragging and FOG’s

Clean Seas Please had a tour of the Southern water Treatment Works in Hastings, which cleans the water for Hastings as well as Bexhill. have a look at our video and read about our visit and the different stages the water goes through here: https://youtu.be/CViXEqfWGfQ   The Bexhill and Hastings Wastewater Treatment Works and sludge […]

Blue Reef Aquarium, Hastings, Beach Clean 10th January 2015

Hi everyone Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We at Clean Seas Please hope that you are enjoing your holiday and remember to drain those FOG’S the right way over Christmas and New Year 🙂 To welcome you back from the holidays we would like to  ask you to join us on this years […]

BEACH CLEAN- Come and join!!!

BEACH CLEAN! Hastings Blue Reef Aquarium is appealing for volunteers to take part in a beach clean tomorrow morning/early afternoon. Staff from Blue Reef have organised the event for Thursday, October 9th on the stretch of beach beside the aquarium and they’re hoping to attract a large number of local people to come along and give […]