Current litter picks

Litter picks and Covid-19

In light of Covid-19, do not attend a clean-up if you feel unwell or are showing any signs of Coronavirus, stay at home to protect yourself and others.

Please undertake your clean-up events in line with the advice being issued by Public Health England (PHE). In particular, participants are asked to use the following guidelines:

  • Wear gloves during the clean-up at all times
  • Wash your hands thoroughly for 20 seconds before and after your event
  • Event organisers are advised to provide hand sanitiser for participants where possible or sign post to accessible hand washing facilities
  • Clean and disinfect regularly touched objects, such as litter pickers, using your regular cleaning products
  • Stay at least 2 metres (about 3 steps) away from other people whenever possible

Read the Keep Britain Tidy guidance


Twice a year in spring and autumn. All are welcome. Colwall Community Church provides hot drink afterwards. We will issue routes and equipment. Participants must sign a disclaimer stating that they accept full responsibility for their own safety and anyone under 18 who comes with them.

Meet in the station approach, beside the Colwall Park Hotel, Colwall, WR13 6ED.

Contact John Harradence on 01684 540638 or email


Goodrich Village - three times a year - usually February, June and October

All are welcome.

Meet at the school car park at 10am. Look out for further details on posters at the school and village hall.


Hereford Community Clean Up Group

Regular litter picks in Hereford City - please see the Hereford Community Clean Up Group Facebook Group for upcoming events.

All volunteers welcome and equipment provided.

First Sunday of the month starting at 10am

Organised by St Nicholas Community Association, Whitecross and Greyfriars Wards.

Westfaling Street Scout Hut, Westfaling Street, Hereford, HR4 0JF.

All volunteers welcome to help to keep this part of Hereford and your wards clean.

Contact 01432 268222 or email


Litter pick every Sunday from 10am to 11am

All are welcome. Meet opposite the Fire Station in Broad Street car park, Leominster, HR6 8DD.

Contact Felicity Norman on 01568 780886 or email

Please visit Leominster Town Council website


Greytree area of Ross-on-Wye HR9 7DE, Sunday 13 September, 10am to 11.30am

We will meet in Homs Road free car park. Equipment available on the day. Everyone welcome. Social distancing will take place.

Contact: Anne-Marie Taylor, email

Ledbury Road area of Ross-on-Wye HR9 7AJ, Sunday 20 September, 10am to 11.30am

We will meet outside the entrance to John Kyrle High School. Equipment available on the day. Everyone welcome. Social distancing will take place.

Contact: Anne-Marie Taylor, email

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