Join us on one of our beach cleans
Did you know that 80% of ocean plastics come from inland rivers and canals? We’ve teamed up with Thames21 to continue our efforts to remove plastics at our closest waterway, the Thames. We are also taking a record of what we find to help Thames21, and the Port of London Authority convince more businesses and organisations to make the change from single-use plastics.
Join us for a litter clean-up at the Thames foreshore lovingly called OXO beach. We’d say there is no better way to spend an afternoon.
The event is limited to 14 people so if you like to join email firstname.lastname@example.org today to ensure you can join. Further details will be emailed a day before the event.
Dates for our upcoming beach cleans are listed below.
Friday 24th Mar 2023 –10 – 12:30pm to celebrate Earth Hour on 25th March 2023
Saturday 22nd April 2023 –10 – 12:30pm to celebrate Earth Day
Monday 22nd May 2023 – 10 -12:30pm to celebrate International Day of Biodiversity
Thursday 8th June 2023 9:30-12noon to celebrate World Oceans Day
Saturday 1st July 2023 4:30-6:30pm to celebrate start of Plastic-free July
Thursday 21st Sept 2023 Annual World Rivers Day event – 9:15 – 11am panel talk and 11-12:30 litter clean
We will provide litter pickers, gloves, bags and recording sheets, but we need you to dress for the occasion:
- Sturdy and watertight shoes – best wellies
- Dress according to weather – rainproof if the forecast indicates rain, sun protection and hats if the weather is glorious
See you then!