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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 10:00 to 12:00

Bowness-on-Solway Beach Clean

Come and help volunteers remove rubbish from this long sandy beach which is within the Allonby Bay Marine Conservation Zone.  The Bay is valued for its reefs and mussel beds.  Crosscanonby is noted for its Roman fort, historic coastal saltpans and Crosscanonby Carr Nature Reserve within the Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Meet/park beside the minor road leading to Crosscanonby village from the B5300 coast road, signposted ‘Mile Fortlet 21′ one mile north of Maryport.

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

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Sat, 28 Oct 2017 11:00 to 12:00

Beauty Surrounds & Health Abounds

Vintage seaside fun at Morecambe & Heysham - a talk

An illustrated talk by Bill Myers at Morecambe Library exploring the heyday of two of the Bay’s best loved holiday resorts, Morecambe and Heysham.

Tickets: Free but Pre-booking essential. Booking required via Eventbrite.

 

(Image: by courtesy of Mrs Carrick)

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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 10:00 to 12:00

North Walney Nature Reserve Beach Clean

Meet at West Shore Car park, Earnse Bay. Everyone welcome! All equipment provided.

No need to book but if you are a large group please contact:

steve.benn@naturalengland.org.uk or mobile (07917 173 294)

 

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Wed, 01 Nov 2017 11:00 to 16:00

Wondrous Waders & Wildfowl

Family Puppet Craft Workshop

Venue: The Exchange Creative Community, West Street, Morecambe

About: Family craft activity with artist Hilli McManus. Discover the Bay’s superstar birds and make a puppet of your favourite one.

Tickets: £2.00 per child. All children must be accompanied by an adult

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Sat, 04 Nov 2017 13:30 to 15:30

North Walney Nature Reserve Beach Clean

Meet at West Shore Car park, Earnse Bay. Everyone welcome! All equipment provided.

No need to book but if you are a large group please contact:

steve.benn@naturalengland.org.uk or mobile (07917 173 294)

 

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Sat, 04 Nov 2017 13:30 to 15:30

Crosscanonby Beach Clean

Come and help volunteers remove rubbish from this long sandy beach which is within the Allonby Bay Marine Conservation Zone.  The Bay is valued for its reefs and mussel beds.  Crosscanonby is noted for its Roman fort, historic coastal saltpans and Crosscanonby Carr Nature Reserve within the Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Meet/park beside the minor road leading to Crosscanonby village from the B5300 coast road, signposted ‘Mile Fortlet 21′ one mile north of Maryport.

All equipment provided but wellies and waterproofs advisable.

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Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:30 to 16:00

Heritage Skills Day - Effective Displays and Exhibitions

If you enjoy preparing community displays or delivering local history projects around the Bay, join us and learn some professional but easy to achieve top tips to make your local history displays shine. The course will be led by Lisa Keys from Minerva Hertiage who specialises in heritage interpretation. Booking is required and places are limited.

 

Image: Displays at Carnforth Heritage Centre by Tony West 

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