We have taken part in the Big Tidy Up
before but this is the first time that so many of our younger pupils have had the opportunity to venture beyond the school grounds and into the neighbouring areas.
South Tyneside Council and South Tyneside Homes are supporting the campaign, which is being delivered by Keep Britain Tidy, by urging local people, groups and businesses to take the opportunity to help to tidy up
their local area.
Newsome's ward councillors took to the streets to tidy up
the area around Barcroft Road and Bluebell Woods.
The 46th 'Pick 'n' Pint' patrol will do its best to tidy up
the Lowndes Road area of Wollaston.
all that clutter around your desk with this desk tidy shaped like a miniature supermarket trolley.
Richard Green, from Birmingham City Council, said: "It is hoped this challenge will encourage more residents to take pride in their properties and to show them the difference a bit of a tidy up
Phil Barton, Keep Britain Tidy chief executive said: "The Big Tidy Up
will be the biggest organised litter pick this country has ever seen.
After BusinessLiverpool's report last year, owners of the city's shabbiest locations were contacted and urged to tidy up
It wouldn't take long and would give us an opportunity to really focus on an area and tidy up
litter that has gathered.
Giving up their time to volunteer for the Great Tall Ships Tidy Up
has been their way of doing their bit for the town ahead of the massive influx of visitors expected next month.
During the summer, Morrison is holding a series of Big Tidy Up
events and has already completed three clean-ups, clearing more than 120 bags of rubbish from roads and parks around the country.