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    Stop the Plastic Tide

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    7 June 14:00 - 15:00
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  • Thursday 7 June, 2pm
    Stop the Plastic Tide
    To complement the 'Robert Callender: Plastic Beach… poetry of the everyday exhibition' and commemorate World Oceans Day. The Marine Conservation Society has been busy protecting our seas, shores and wildlife across the UK for over 30 years. Over the last year the global issue of ocean plastics has skyrocketed up the agenda. Come along to find out what MCS is doing to stop the plastic tide! With World Oceans Day being celebrated the day after, come along and find out how you can help and what you can do this World Oceans Day to help stop the plastic tide. Catherine Gemmell is Scotland Conservation Officer for the Marine Conservation Society. Over the past two years Catherine has mainly been focusing on the promotion of the beach cleaning and litter surveying project 'Beachwatch'. Free event, but booking essential. To book, please contact the City Art Centre reception on 0131 529 3993

    Robert Callender, works including 'Stray Fifie Rudder', 1984 and 'Cracked Rudder', 1984, on the beach at Kinghorn, 1990s. Courtesy of the Estate of Robert Callender. Photo: Robert Callender