Deal With It - Deal's local green community group - held its first community beach clean on New Year's Day.
Over 75 people volunteered their time and in little over an hour collected some 80kgs of rubbish was collected.
During 2019 the group ran 15 Beach Cleans which collected over 584kilos of rubbish and involved some 764 volunteers who donated 1502 hours of work to the community & our beach.
The next community clean will again be at Deal Pier on Sunday 2nd February starting at 10am. This clean is part of a national survey of the UK's beaches run by the Marine Conservation Society