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A Trip to the Sewage Works!

We have a new committee for Porthtowan Beach Association (PBA) so decided we ought to know a bit more about our water quality and how our local works, quite literally, works. One sunny Friday morning Chris Hines and Geoff Ward, Niki Willows and Abby Crosby met a knowledgeable chap from South West Water at our […]

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Blue Flag 2021

Porthtowan Beach Association (PBA) are delighted to announce that our beach has yet again been awarded the Blue Flag for 2021. Sharp’s sponsorship provides the funding for Cornwall Council to make the applications to Keep Britain Tidy who are responsible for the award in the UK. Thanks to the PBA Team and the groups listed […]

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Blue Flag 2020

You can find out more about our beach and community by following the link below: Have a look at the Beach Page from this link. Sea Views The beauty of the sea pinks on the cliffs in May is outstanding. The view low tide at Lushington Cove

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Porthtowan Blue Flag Day 2017

From an inspired idea by Chris Hines and expanded by the PBA, the day began with a community beach clean with Nikki Willows(SAS rep), locals and members of the Porthtowan Surf Life Saving Club(PSLSC). Click on images to enlarge.                 Then from out of the blue the RNLI […]

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Cornwall Beach & Dune Management Plans-Porthtowan

FINAL BDMP_Porthtowan_07-10-2016 In the link above is the final Beach and Dune Management Plan for Porthtowan. This report was done for Cornwall Council by Consultancy CH2M. It cost thousands and was done for several beach areas throughout Cornwall that were deemed to be at risk. This is an important, professional, document and will form the […]

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