A huge thank you to all our litter heroes

Barnsley’s Love Where You Live campaign is praising volunteers, local schools and businesses who came together to help tidy up the town as part of the Great British Spring Clean.

Events including litter picks, clean-ups and planting took place from Friday 22 March to Tuesday 23 April to support the nationwide project launched by Keep Britain Tidy.

Phil Hollingsworth Service Director for Safer, Stronger and Healthier Communities said: “Thank you to all of the hardworking volunteers and teams who took part throughout the clean-up.

“Your great efforts have had a positive impact, helping to make Barnsley a more welcoming place for all to enjoy.”

For information on volunteering events around Barnsley download the web app at lovevolunteering.co.uk 

This news is linked to Town Spirit, our new way of working better together.

We believe, that if everyone in Barnsley does just one thing, we can make our borough a more welcoming place to live, work, invest and visit.

#LoveIt by working together to make our borough a cleaner, safer, more vibrant and welcoming place.

#OwnIt and help local communities and Barnsley to thrive by volunteering some of your time for a good cause.

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