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.
The Parish Pickers started as 3 small bands of willing volunteers in in the St Stephen Parish near St Albans and by combining forces and with better advertising through posters and social media we have grown to a 50 strong group of mostly fantastic \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'Lone Rangers\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'. We currently do several litterpicks in throughout the year plus we support as many major events as possible including The Great British Spring Clean / World Rivers Day / Love Parks Week
Bags collected so far
Total number of events
No upcoming events
Many of our wonderful #LitterHeroes will be out on this weekend making Bricket Wood, Park Street & Chiswell Green making our villages clean & tidy
Lone Ranger litterpick
Millions of people around the World will try to make the place a better place to work and live. This event is now combined with the Great British Spring Clean which should have taken place earlier in ...
Our Spring litterpick supporting the Keep Britain Tidy Great British Spring Clean 09.30 at the Village Sign by Oakwood Road Shops as always bags/gloves/pickers supplied. EVENT POSTPONED!!! Sadly eve...
BWRA Autumn Litterpick 09.30 at the village sign on Oakwood Road Thanks to the support of 20 #LitterHeroes we made a difference to our village again collecting more than 30 sacks of litter with over 5...
Bricket Wood Pickers Spring Litterpick supporting KBT Great British Spring Clean It was a lovely Spring morning and a fantastic 30 volunteers turned up to help keep Bricket Wood tidy. We collected an ...
In support of Great British Spring Clean - Heroes Wanted campaign A good turnout 15 volunteers and 25 sacks collected
Low turnout 15 bags
Our first major litterpick was well advertised and quite well supported 20 adults and a few children and we managed 25 bags
These groups are near to you in case you want to contact them for advice, to offer them support or, for example, to share equipment with them.
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?