Important:   Litter can be contaminated, so we have put together some information to help you handle it safely. Please click on this link to have a read through our Health and Safety Guidance before you go out litter-picking.

 

Falkland Road Litter Pickers

We are taking litter picking in to our own hands. We are fed up with plastic bags and rubbish littering our streets, blowing in to our gardens and spoiling our pavements. We are proud of where we live and want to encourage others to care for our streets as we do. Our vision is for a clean environment for our families and friends. We are an open group and welcome anyone to join.

Falkland Road Litter Pickers
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Falkland Road Spring Clean

As part of Great British Spring Clean we will be litter picking on Falkland Road. We will meet at 10.00 on the corner of Falkland Road and Montpellier Grove. This is the inaugural event for the Falkla...

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Fulbourn Forum for community action
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Sopwell Litter Pickers
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Cronton Pathways Project
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Woodley waste refuse
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Start a LitterAction group

Here at CleanupUK, we want to help you to take LitterAction! Wherever you live in the UK, forming your own community litter-picking group will help to keep your community safer, more friendly and free of litter. It’s lots of fun too. Why not muck in and join us?

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