Local Litter Pickers take to the streets…

 

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Rochdale Environmental Action Group hold weeekly weekly Litter Picking events , meeting every Saturday at 10.00am outside the entrance to Castlemere Community Centre , Tweedale Street , Rochdale to collects for an hour or an hour & a half depending on a group decision – and the weather !

They hold regular core group meetings and aim to set up sub-groups to do likewise throughout the townships.

All equipment, such as gloves, tabards, litter picking sticks and plastic bags are provided for volunteers to participate. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately for the weather on the day.

Anyone wishing to join the Group or help in any way, please contact

Christine Mathewson on 07788 656 666

Ghulam Rasul Shahzad OBE 07851 323 612.

NEW VOLUNTEERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME TO COME ALONG TO FIND OUT MORE …..or simply  find support in setting up a group of your own

Community Litter Picking groups also meet up in Wardle & Hollingworth Lake Visitors Centre as below :

Wardle Clean by Volunteers

Wardle Clean by Volunteers – if you are interested in keeping Wardle looking its best all the year round, please come along and join the team by meeting at Wardle Rec. (Wardle Recreation Ground, Clough Street, Wardle, OL12 9NL) at 9.30 am on every alternate Tuesday. Equipment is provided.

05 March 2013
9.30am

Wardle Wreck
Wardle

Contact :Ian
07582 154 892
Web: http://www.wardlesociety.org.uk

Community Litter Pick

Warm yourself up and keep the park looking beautiful with a community litter pick. Join the rangers at 1pm to raise public awareness about the problems litter causes and find our more about the park. The community litter pick meet each month. All equipment provided.

17 March 2013
Sunday 1.00pm

Hollingworth Lake Visitor Centre
Rakewood Road
Littleborough
OL15 0AQ

Information Worker
01706 373421

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Or why not set a group on your own street or community ?

Here’s how easy it is to get local media support & great coverage from a largley sympathetic & supportive  local media

REAG Media Archive:

http://www.cvsr.org.uk/news/new-volunteer-environmental-action-group-formed-milkstone-deeplish

https://champssubit.wordpress.com/2012/07/17/new-volunteer-environmental-action-group-formed-for-milkstone-deeplish/

http://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/2/news-headlines/74921/rochdale-environmental-action-group

 

http://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/2/news-headlines/73583/environmental-action-group-apply-to-adopt-open-space

http://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/2/news-headlines/71213/group-ready-to-improve-environment-in-milkstone-and-deeplish

http://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/2/news-headlines/72815/open-spaces-and-derelict-buildings

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