Forest Row River Cleanup – River Medway

Forest Row River Cleanup – River Medway

Activity Description: Join us for a litter pick to remove plastic pollution and other litter from the River Medway and along its banks around the village of Forest Row. 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

Meeting Point: We’ll meet by the Preventing Plastic Pollution gazebo, set up on the Forest Way Cycle Route behind the Forest Row Business Park. Nearest post code RH18 5DW. Exact spot marked HERE on Google Maps.

What to bring: hand sanitiser, face mask and any water or food you may want. We’ll be providing hot drinks at lunchtime – but please bring along your own reusable mug to help us reduce covid risks.

Please wear comfortable, closed toe shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

Covid precautions: Please do not attend this event if you, or a member of your household, has any symptoms of covid-19. We also ask if everyone who is able could take a quick lateral flow test before coming to the event. This is not a hard and fast requirement for you to attend the event but is highly recommended to help us keep your fellow volunteers safe. If you get a positive test – please do not attend the event and follow Government guidance.

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.

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.

To read our Privacy Policy and see how we use and look after the information you provide when booking your spot at our events please click HERE.

SERT is committed to becoming a more inclusive, equal and diverse organisation. We value people as individuals with diverse opinions, cultures, lifestyles and circumstances. This applies to our event attendees and volunteers as well as all our staff, trustees and job applicants. To help us maintain accurate data about who is coming to our events, we would be grateful if you would spend a couple of minutes completing our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Questionnaire by clicking HERE. Completing this form is voluntary, and any data you submit will be held securely and only used for the purpose of monitoring our organisational profile.

Fant Wildlife litterpick – River Medway

Activity Description: As part of the Preventing Plastic Pollution Project we are running a litter pick in collaboration with Medway Valley Countryside Partnership. Starting at the Fant Wildlife Area we will walk through the reserve then down Unicumes Lane and along the Medway towpath towards East Farleigh Lock. For this event we will ask you to work in pairs or groups and take turns in picking up litter and tallying the litter collected on a sheet as you walk along.

Meeting Point: Fant Wildlife area – 70 Roseholme, Maidstone ME16 8DR. Parking is available in nearby streets but please be aware some places are time limited and you may have to pay for parking.

What to bring: All equipment and refreshments will be provided. Please bring your own lunch should you want to eat there.

Please wear comfortable, closed toe shoes and dress appropriately for the weather including hat/sunscreen if sunny or windbreaker jacket if windy and wet.

Covid precautions: Please do not attend this event if you, or a member of your household, has any symptoms of covid-19. We also ask if everyone who is able could take a quick lateral flow test before coming to the event. This is not a hard and fast requirement for you to attend the event but is highly recommended to help us keep your fellow volunteers safe. If you get a positive test – please do not attend the event and follow Government guidance.

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.

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.

To read our Privacy Policy and see how we use and look after the information you provide when booking your spot at our events please click HERE.

SERT is committed to becoming a more inclusive, equal and diverse organisation. We value people as individuals with diverse opinions, cultures, lifestyles and circumstances. This applies to our event attendees and volunteers as well as all our staff, trustees and job applicants. To help us maintain accurate data about who is coming to our events, we would be grateful if you would spend a couple of minutes completing our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Questionnaire by clicking HERE. Completing this form is voluntary, and any data you submit will be held securely and only used for the purpose of monitoring our organisational profile.

Teston Litter Pick – Medway

Activity Description: Join us for a litter pick along the banks of the beautiful River Medway through Teston Bridge Country Park. 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

Meeting Point: We’ll meet in the park at the blue PPP gazebo located near the coffee Kiosk, Teston Lane, Maidstone, ME18 5BX. Parking available on site.

Please wear comfortable, closed toe shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

Covid precautions: Please do not attend this event if you, or a member of your household, has any symptoms of covid-19. We also ask if everyone who is able could take a quick lateral flow test before coming to the event. This is not a hard and fast requirement for you to attend the event but is highly recommended to help us keep your fellow volunteers safe. If you get a positive test – please do not attend the event and follow Government guidance. Also please can everyone try to maintain social distancing as much as possible.

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.

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.

To read our Privacy Policy and see how we use and look after the information you provide when booking your spot at our events please click HERE.

Maidstone Litter Pick – Medway

Activity Description: Join us for a litter pick along the banks of the beautiful River Medway from downtown Maidstone to Allington Lock. 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

Meeting Point: We’ll meet by the Kentish Lady boat mooring. Undercliffe Boathouse, Bishops Way, Maidstone ME15 6XG.

Please wear comfortable, closed toe shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

Covid precautions: Please do not attend this event if you, or a member of your household, has any symptoms of covid-19. We also ask if everyone who is able could take a quick lateral flow test before coming to the event. This is not a hard and fast requirement for you to attend the event but is highly recommended to help us keep your fellow volunteers safe. If you get a positive test – please do not attend the event and follow Government guidance. Also please can everyone try to maintain social distancing as much as possible.

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.

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.

To read our Privacy Policy and see how we use and look after the information you provide when booking your spot at our events please click HERE.