A new practical app has been launched to allow visitors to check which beaches across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole are the least congested.
Having seen photographs of half a million people crammed like sardines on Dorset beaches beamed throughout the world, and the resulting effect of the litter these people left behind, are you worried about the state of Dorset beaches?
Volunteers have been picking up the large amount of rubbish left on beaches from Southbourne to Hengistbury Head.
After a holiday weekend that registered the UK’s hottest Easter Monday on record, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole welcomed hundreds of thousands of visitors.
Thanks to social media postings, Dorset Wildlife Trust (DWT) has been made aware of an unusual amount of stranded seahorses being washed up on Dorset beaches within a couple of weeks of one another.