Fossil Hunting for Beginners

Fossil Hunting for Beginners

Many beaches in the UK are filled with fossils that are waiting to be discovered. Whether you are already an avid beachcomber or simply have an interest in the discovery of fossils, you can take part in fossil hunting. People of all ages can take part in this...
What is seaglass worth?

What is seaglass worth?

The value of seaglass can differ from one person to the next. What one person sees as valuable, another won’t. As the saying goes, “something is only worth what someone else is willing to pay.” So what is seaglass worth? The price is entirely dependent on what someone...
Beachcombing Tips

Beachcombing Tips

Beachcombing is my absolute favourite pastime, and it’s something that can be done in all weathers. The best time of the year to go beachcombing is actually during the winter months, or after stormy weather, as rough seas mean lots of finds! Winter also means fewer...
What is Uranium Glass?

What is Uranium Glass?

Many beachcombers come across unusual finds at the beach without even knowing it. Seaglass is an amazing find in itself, but finding a piece of glass that glows under UV light is something extraordinary.  Amongst all of the normal pieces of seaglass that we find, you...
Best Metal Detectors for Beachcombing

Best Metal Detectors for Beachcombing

Using a metal detector whilst beachcombing can be really helpful in finding cool and unique items that you might not necessarily find with the naked eye. Sometimes, you might need to dig beneath the surface to find the interesting bits that hide there. There are metal...