Coastal Guardians News

Killough Coastal Path Shore Clean

Created on: Monday, 18 September 2017. Posted in: Coastal Guardians News

After our very successful clean-up of a section of the Killough to St. Johns Lighthouse coastal path, we are going to go back and do a bit more. This time we will start at the lighthouse end of the coastal path. The plan would be that if we walked along the route to the point where we stopped collecting on the 2nd September, then on our way back towards the lighthouse we could lift litter as we go. There are some larger items of litter along the way but we may not be in a position to carry them back this time, so we could just focus on the smaller litter on this occasion. And there is...

Shore Clean on the coastal path from Killough to St Johns Point Lighthouse

Created on: Tuesday, 29 August 2017. Posted in: Coastal Guardians News

Kayakers and others caring for the coast

Restoring the beauty of a section of the Lecale Way, from Killough to St John’s Point, is the mission for volunteers on land and at sea who will tackle the unsightly plastic bottles, cans, buckets and other litter that marrs one of the loveliest stretches of coast in Northern Ireland, on Saturday 2 September.

The team effort is being co-ordinated by the Strangford Lough and Lecale Partnership, working with local kayakers at sea and volunteers on land, who will collect and relay rubbish from inaccessible coves to a Rigid...