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Thank you Knowsley 2019 Great British Spring Clean #LitterHeroes!

by KMBC

A big thank you goes to more than 200 local litter heroes across the borough of Knowsley, who joined the Great British Spring Clean in 2019.

There were 15 litter picking events in total – taking place between 22 March and 23 April. These events involved community volunteers, parks’ “friends” groups, school children and businesses in Knowsley.

A total of 214 Knowsley residents joined the clean-up, including 123 adults and 91 children. They gave an impressive 428 hours of their own time to join the campaign to improve Knowsley’s green environment.

Across the nation, the Great British Spring Clean has become the country’s biggest group-action environmental camaign. It saw litter heroes carry out 17,097 clean-ups, collect 957,377 bags of litter and spend over 1.1 million hours picking up litter.

Thank you #LitterHeroes!

Why not find out more? Visit the Keep Britain Tidy website to read all about the Great British Spring Clean campaign.