Killorglin students take part in clean up of Rossbeigh beach

70 fourth year students from the intermediate school in Killorglin are taking part in their annual clean up of Rossbeigh Beach. The students participate in the event as part of the leaving certificate vocational programme. They have been combing the beach since half past nine this morning and expect to collect up to 100 bags of rubbish.Students say they have been picking up pieces of flotsam and jetsam washed up by the sea as well plastic, bottles and even some household waste dumped in the area. They will continue their clean up until half past two.