Campaign 2017 – Clearer Labeling on Wipes

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 […]

Missconnections

Do you know what a misconnection is? We didn’t until we were asked to help others know what they are, the impacts on bathing water quality and what to look for. A misconnection is when the waste water pipes to sinks, or toilets, are not connected (misconnection) to the sewer pipes that go directly to […]

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 […]

Say hi to Bruce the sewer monster

Have you guys all met the famous Bruce? If not, then here is your chance to read all about him and his work helping Southern Water promote their ‘Pain in the Drain’ Campaign. Go to https://www.southernwater.co.uk/bruce and make sure you say hi from The Clean Seas Please team.

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 […]

Fatberg took four days to clear under London’s streets

This fatberg in London took a team of workers from Thames Water four days to clear. The mixture of congealed fat, wet wipes and other litter was washed into drains or flushed down toilets. Thames Water says the fatberg formed under an 80-metre stretch of Shepherd’s Bush Road, as long as commercial plane. Workers finished […]

Clean Seas Please Free Family Fun Day 22 August At The Stade Open Space Hastings

    Clean Seas Please Free Family Fun Day – Friday 22nd August Need something to do on Friday 22nd August between 10.00 and 3.00?  Come along to the Stade Open Space where the Clean Seas Please crew are joining up with the Southern Water roadshow, Radiator Arts, Hastings Borough Council Play activities for lots of FREE […]