Raw sewage can discharge from the Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) at Woolacombe. If you want to know when your surf spot is polluted in real time, sign up to SAS’s Sewage Alert Service at www.sas.org.uk/sewage-alert-service/ and receive a free text when the CSO discharges raw sewage.
The Sewage Alert Service covers over 200 beaches around England and Wales. The CSO at Woolacombe is at Woolacombe Pumping Station. SAS are working with South West Water to ensure you know when there’s a raw sewage spill at Woolacombe. Diffuse pollution can also impact the water quality at Woolacombe. For more information on Woolacombe you can also look at: http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/static/documents/bwprofiles/BW_34400_Woolacombe_Village.pdf
Entry to The Winter Session has closed for this season. The task remains of picking a pair of winners for February, then sorting through all the edits in search of an overall victor.
Three months of non stop storms ended abruptly in Les Landes on Thursday.
Skeleton Bay providing the implausibly long tunnels for which it is known.