Beachwatch 2022

Come to Ogmore Beach to learn about the wildlife, rocks and fossils of the area, and join us for our annual beach clean for the Marine Conservation Society.

1pm – 2.30pm: The Great British Beach Clean.

2.30pm – 3.30pm: Lunch

3.30pm – 5pm: Free educational beach activities.

Book your tickets

  • Please Note: Booking is essential for the educational activities. Please provide a contact telephone number when booking in case we need to cancel due to bad weather. 
  • EQUIPMENT – We will provide all equipment needed but sensible footwear and clothing are highly recommended in case the weather isn’t great, and sun-cream in case it is!
  • MEET – On the beach in front of the Lifeguard Station (to the left of the slipway down to the beach). We will be wearing a bright orange/yellow tabards.
  • LUNCH – If you are coming for the activities and the beach clean you may want to bring a packed lunch.
  • CAR PARKING – The pay and display parking cost is approx £6 for the day so please bring change or pay via mobile app.
  • Anyone can come along to the beach clean without booking.
  • You can also find lots more information about Beachwatch on the Marine Conservation Society website:

Some of our staff speak Welsh, some are learning and others speak English only. Keep an eye out for the Iaith Gwaith lanyards to see who’s who. If you’re learning Welsh, give it a go!


Sep 18 2022


1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Ogmore Beach, Vale of Glamorgan


National Museum Cardiff