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Litter Pick October

Bristol,BS16 3TN

22 Oct 2016

23:00

11am Straits Parade Thanks to Louise, Stewart, David, Geoff and Matt for joining me (Paul) today. Between us we cleared Straits Parade, a stretch of Vassals Road, Beechwood Road, Beechwood car park, Coronation Road, the area around the New Station Road bus stop and Radley Road. In total we gathered over 7 bags. Strangest items were a trainer and a Virgin Media set top box..

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Fishponds Litter Pick - June

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