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Village Litter Pick for Climate Change Week

20 Springfield,Thringstone,Coalville,LE67 8LT

09 Mar 2012

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Meet at 10am on The Green, Thringstone, and take a walk around the village and pick up litter whilst you go. This event is linked to Climate Change Week. .

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The Big Clean with local Co-op

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Don't Muck Around Campaign

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Envirmental clear up on CSV Action Earth day

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Environmental Clean Up Morning

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Environmental Clean Up day

Meet at The Green, Thringstone at 10am and help us clear up the village and surrounding woodland.

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