The Big Spring Beach Clean 2017

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On Saturday, Young Mayor Oscar Daniel, a Year 8 student, took part in ‘The Big Spring Beach Clean’ event at Tynemouth Longsands. The nationwide event is organised by Surfers Against Sewage, and aims to help clean up our beaches by recycling single-use or ‘throwaway’ plastics that are sadly littering the nations coastline and rivers.

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In partnership with leading sustainable brand Ecover, Surfers Against Sewage aims to collect over 50,000 plastic bottles from our beaches to create new bottles for the pioneering Ecover Ocean Plastic Bottle Project.

Click the links to find out more about the initiatives.

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