Interviews and blogs-find out what the coast means to us all

Find out more about how local people connect with our Solent and Isle of Wight coastline

We know that being by the coast is great for health and wellbeing – and how rewarding it can be to give something back at the same time. Click through following pages to find out how local people are connecting with the local coastline around the Solent area, whether it is through exploring the coastline, beach cleaning or learning about the amazing wildlife that lives there.

Have you got a Solent coastal connection that you would like to share with Planet Aware? Get in touch with us – we would love to hear more.

Theo Vickers talks about his film of the Isle of Wight coastal wildlife

Kate Whitton shares her passion for beach cleaning within her role at the Marine Conservation Society

Rowan talks about cleaning the beach for his Duke of Edinburgh