GO BLUE! Weekend
6-8 June 2014
From Friday 6th to Sunday 8th June join schools, clubs and community groups across the UK to do something amazing for our seas
Ecover Blue Mile Weymouth
19-20 July 2014
Weymouth Town beach, Olympic sailing venue will host this year’s blue mile with a swim and paddle for both teams and individuals
Ecover Blue Mile Plymouth
13-14 September 2014
Back for the fourth time, Plymouth’s historical waterfront will host a blue mile for participants to swim and paddle from the Mayflower Steps
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- Katelyn, Year 1
"The best thing about going on the Blue Mile walk was going outside and looking at the view on a nice summers day."
- All Saints Academy
"Great fun - a new experience for the children to participate in, teaching them teamwork in a new environment. Nice to see lots of smiles with students of all abilities taking part."
- "They get to do so many different activities that we don't get to do in school. It helps to really enrich the curriculum"Holy Cross Catholic Primary School
- Marine Academy Plymouth
"The pupils felt a sense of achievement and camaraderie, as the weather was not great but they all encouraged each other. The Blue Mile achieved improved confidence and a greater understanding of the impacts that humans have on the environment"
- Yealmpton Primary School
“As well as raising money for an important cause, the Blue Mile helped our pupils appreciate how spend- ing time outside is an easy and enjoyable way of staying fit and healthy.”