Tag: Litter

Liverpool Street often has litter scattered on it. Credit: William Hallows

“People don’t seem to care about the mess” – Salfordians outraged by sudden increase in litter and fly-tipping waste

Over last week, Salford has experienced an increase in litter on the street, with large groups of Facebook-goers showing their […]

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“I can’t make an impact alone” – Salford litter pick up taking place for World Earth Day

A Salford florist has organised a litter pick to commemorate World Earth Day. Jenna Spavin, 27, set up her business […]

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“We all want to be proud of where we live” – Salford Quays residents organise community clean up

“We all want to be proud of where we live,” says Salford resident and Quay candidate who has organised a […]

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“This wouldn’t be possible without the community volunteering their time” – Irlam and Cadishead community litter pickers keeping Salford tidy

Since last April, residents of Irlam and Cadishead who were frustrated at how their area had visually deteriorated in recent […]

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“It’s a community effort” – Salford Litter Heroes coming together to clean up the streets

Salford Litter Heroes, an environmental conservation organisation, are demonstrating that they are a force for change by volunteering their spare […]

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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 […]