Beachcombing in Lyme Regis

Beachcombing in Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis in Dorset is one of my favourite beaches to beachcomb, mostly because of the things that you can find there. We don’t get to visit this beach as often as I would like because it takes us about two and a half hours to get there, but it is without a doubt...
Beachcombing in Sully

Beachcombing in Sully

 Although we live in the city (in the centre of Cardiff) we are lucky to be within half an hour drive of the nearest beach. One of my favourite places to go beachcombing is in sully. We like to go to a place called St Mary’s Well Bay. It is just around the coast...
Why is seaglass at seaham?

Why is seaglass at seaham?

People often ask, why is there seaglass at Seaham? The answer to this is simple: it is due to the old glasswork factories that were based in Seaham. Seaham and nearby Sunderland housed some of the largest bottle factories in Great Britain. They were manufacturing...
Beachcombing

Beachcombing

What is beachcombing? Beachcombing is when you visit a beach intending to look for items of interest to you, this could be seaglass, pottery, marbles, bottle stoppers and even trash. Some of my local beaches have volunteers who visit the beach in groups to collect the...