Tag: Litter

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‘Spirit of Salford’ Community group encourage new members to become ‘Litter Champions’

Litter problems are at an all-time high due to lockdowns and increased use of PPE, according to a new report. […]

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“Lead to a society where littering is not behaviourally acceptable” – How a Salford litter picking group is inspiring the next generation

A Salford litter picking group is organising an art competition to teach children the negatives of littering.  Salford Litter Heroes is a […]

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Liberal Democrats campaigner starts “Clean Up The Quays” petition

A Liberal Democrats Campaigner in Salford has started a petition to try and make Salford Quays cleaner. Alex Warren started […]

‘Litter picking has saved their life’: how doing an hour of litter picking can improve your mental health

‘Litter picking has saved their life’: how doing an hour of litter picking can improve your mental health

A litter picking volunteer in Salford cleaned up her local area for an hour a day during lockdown to support her mental health.

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“People are just dumping” Salford Litter Heroes founder on lockdown littering

Local litter-pickers have taken to the streets during lockdown. Some Salfordians, including members of Salford Litter Heroes, have been using […]

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Surge in fly-tipping follows Salford tip closures

Fly-tipping culprits were exposed around the Blackfriars area last week by a group leader from Salford Litter Heroes. Salford Litter […]

Local campaigner aims to clean Salford’s streets and raise money for MIND

A member of the Salford Litter Heroes has organised a fundraiser to help support mental health, whilst also keeping Salford […]

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“If we all did this, we wouldn’t have a problem” – ‘Worsley Wombles’ brothers’ litter clean-up

A Worsley family have taken it upon themselves to tackle Salford’s littering problem in their home town, coining themselves the […]

Local Councillor speaks on the severe litter problem in Salford

Local Councillor speaks on the severe litter problem in Salford

A Salford Councillor has spoken out against the severe litter problem rising in New Moss Wood. Councillor Lewis Nelson has […]

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“It’s never been this bad” – Angry residents complain of overflowing bins and missed collections

Langworthy residents have reached their tipping point over the state of bins in their streets which have not been emptied […]