Isle of Wight Council

Recreation, Leisure and Public Spaces - Beaches

Beach Cleaning and Slipways

Beach Cleaning Ryde

Beach Cleaning

The beach cleaning service is undertaken either mechanically or manually at Gurnard, East Cowes, Cowes, Ryde, Springvale, Seaview, Seagrove Bay, St. Helens, Yaverland, Sandown, Lake, Shanklin, Ventnor, Bonchurch, St. Lawrence, Freshwater and Colwell.  The current programme is to cleanse the beaches throughout the summer season until the end of September.


There are many slipways that the public may use around the Isle of Wight. The following information included in the downloadable document contains a full list of both public and Isle of Wight Council slipways (PDF, 3 pages, 37KB). It also gives you information on the location, type, type of access and general comments on the slipways.