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Bearpark Litterpickers

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Bearpark Parish Council working in partnership with local residents, local groups and Durham County Council aim to litter pick on a quarterly basis. We strive towards living in a nicer, cleaner and better looking environment and pride ourselves in taking positive action to improve OUR local area.

Bearpark Litterpickers
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Bags collected so far

2

Members

6

Years

5

Total number of events

upcoming Events

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past Events

Bearpark Summer Sweep - July 2016

Our July litterpick was held on Sunday 17th. This was our annual summer sweep. We picked the entire front street from the village gateway upto the Aged Miners Homes, the Community Centre play area an...

Bearpark Big Spring Clean - March 2016

The Bearpark Big Spring Clean will tie in with Durham County Council's Big Spring Clean initiative. Volunteers and Parish Council representatives will meet outside the Primary School at 10 a.m. where...

Summer Sweep Litterpick - July 2015

Bearpark's Summer Sweep Litterpick will be held on SATURDAY 25 JULY 2015 at 10.00 a.m. Attendees are to meet at Beaurepaire Communal Hall for 10 a.m. Refreshments in the Communal Hall afterwards (arou...

May 2015 Litterpick

Litterpick will commence at 10.00 a.m. Unfortunately, the litterpick was cancelled owing to bad weather

Big Spring Clean - March 2015

Litterpick around the Colliery Road, Bearpark Primary School and play area. Meet at the Primary School at 10.00 a.m. Residents of all ages from Bearpark, along with Councillors from Bearpark Parish Co...

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