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Riverside Country Park, Gillingham Clean Up – River Medway

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Activity Description: Join Hannah (SERT) and Belinda (MSEP) for a Christmas litter pick to remove plastic pollution and other litter from the Medway Estuary at Riverside Country Park, Gillingham. Feel free to wear festive attire! We’ll then categorise our finds to help gather data on the main sources of plastic pollution in the Medway. This event is part of the Preventing Plastic Pollution project – preventingplasticpollution.com – you can find out more on the impact PPP volunteers have at data.preventingplasticpollution.com

Times:

  • 10.00 Meet at Motney Hill car park for welcome, event safety briefing and event start.
  • 11:30 End of litter pick. Beginning of litter categorisation.
  • 12:00 End of event. Hand washing and refreshments.

Meeting Point: We will meet at the Motney Hill reserve car park at 10am. Find the exact location here.

What to bring: We’ll be providing water, hot drinks and biscuits – but please bring along your own reusable mug to help us reduce Covid risks.

Please wear comfortable, closed toe shoes (walking boots or wellies if you have them), and dress appropriately for the weather (festive attire welcome!).

Covid precautions: Please do not attend this event if you, or a member of your household, has any symptoms of covid-19.

BOOKING ESSENTIAL – please rsvp using the button below and complete the form to secure your spot. If the event is already fully booked then please sign yourself up to the waiting list and we’ll be in touch if a space becomes available. Booking will close 11pm on 13/12/22.

Please email volunteering@southeastriverstrust.org to:

  • Find out more information,
  • Cancel your space if you can no longer make it.

To read our Health and Safety Guidelines for this event please click HERE.

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Details

Date:
December 14
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organiser

Hannah – South East Rivers Trust
Phone:
07741872381
Email:
hannah@southeastriverstrust.org

Venue

Motney Hill Reserve car park
Motney Hill reserve car park
Rainham, Gillingham ME8 7TZ United Kingdom
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Volunteer

Activity Description: Join Hannah (SERT) and Belinda (MSEP) for a Christmas litter pick to remove plastic pollution and other litter from the River Medway at Temple Marsh, Rochester. Feel free to wear festive attire! We’ll then categorise our finds to help gather data on the main sources of plastic pollution in the Medway. This event is part of the Preventing Plastic Pollution project – preventingplasticpollution.com – you can find out more on the impact PPP volunteers have at data.preventingplasticpollution.com

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