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Cornish cake fundraiser for Marine Conservation Society

A huge cake in the shape of a seahorse, with detailed and intricate icing sculptures and patterns, is set to wow visitors at ‘Cake International’ at Birmingham’s NEC this weekend. […]

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Jack Sprat could eat no fat

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has improved its rating of sprat from the Baltic Sea by giving it a green rating in the latest version of the charity’s Good Fish […]

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Great British Beach Clean seeks volunteers

The UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS), is looking for volunteers to get on board with the UK’s biggest beach clean event. There’s no doubt that being […]

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Waitrose joins forces with marine charity

The UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) and supermarket, Waitrose, have joined forces to create a new series of beach and river clean events to get more […]

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The Change for Fish campaign

The UK’s leading marine charity says it believes a scheme, in which restaurants and eateries donate cash from the sale of their seafood dishes, will help bring the issue of […]

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Good Fish Guide App Wins Gold

  The Marine Conservation Society’s (MCS) Good Fish Guide app is a 2016 Gold winner in the prestigious London Design Awards, which recognise creativity and leading design across a range […]

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Plastic Bags on Beaches Drops by 40%

Hooray! The number of plastic carrier bags found on UK beaches in surveys carried out by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) has dropped by almost half between 2015 and 2016. […]

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Underwater – Award for Volunteer Devon Diver

It’s amazing how much we know about the sea, really, but one of the ways we find out is by people volunteering to get in it, and not only in […]

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See Cornwall From a Kayak

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS), the UK’s leading marine charity, is offering a fantastic opportunity to see one of the most spectacular parts of the UK’s coastline from a kayak, […]

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Squid’s In! But Check What Calamari You Eat!

Where once the prawn cocktail was a staple of the restaurant starter menu, calamari has now become the diner’s favourite. Not this diner, actually, but many, apparently. Baked, fried, popped […]

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Exeter Uni in Scottish Shark Project

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) and scientists at the University of Exeter are running a satellite tracking project of basking sharks off the west coast of Scotland. The research in […]

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Great British Beach Clean on Other Cornish Beaches

If you are elsewhere in Cornwall, you may be interested in joining in with this… The Marine Conservation Society (MCS), the UK’s leading marine charity, says it hopes a last […]

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Great British Beach Clean/Litter Survey

The UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS), is looking for volunteers to register for a trip to the beach!  Shouldn’t be too difficult for anyone here! There’s […]

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See Scilly From a Kayak

This comes from MCS: The Marine Conservation Society (MCS), the UK’s leading marine charity, is behind a fantastic opportunity to see one of the most spectacular parts of the British […]

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23 More Marine Conservation Zones

Great news. The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) says today’s announcement by Defra that it’s designating a further 23 Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) in English seas, is a really positive step […]

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