Already people around the UK have cleaned over half a million miles of our beaches as part of the Surfers Against Sewage ‘Million Mile Clean’. There is still time to take part, not only to help clean up our beaches but also to feel part of the community and reap the benefits of connecting with the area we call home. There are five cleans in May across the Yorkshire Coast; find out dates and time here.

There’s an opportunity to log what you find so this data can be used as evidence to lobby for action with the government and big business; get involved with the brand audit.