Litter picks - litter heroes and volunteers

Stop the drop, start a litter pick me up! We're looking for people of all ages to join us...
Flexible hours Flexible

Could you volunteer occasionally or regularly as an individual, business, school or community group?

We're looking for people of all ages to join us on litter picks across the district. We can provide equipment and training, and will arrange to pick up filled backs afterwards.

If you'd like to volunteer or be added to our database to hear the latest new, get in touch or sign up here!

See what we've been up to on social media by searching #LitterPickMeUp


All litter picking equipment will be provided by Wakefield Council without cost to the volunteers (litter grabbers, gloves, refuse bags, high vis vests) and we'll arrange to collect any filled bags after your litter pick.
Deadline: Mon 1st June, 2020


Sports & activities, Nature & animals

Suitable for

People who like being outdoors, People volunteering together, People new to volunteering, People under 18, People who are older, People working on their wellbeing

Skills gained

Leadership, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork

Skills needed



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Wakefield Council Litter Pick Me Up Team

Wakefield Council launched its Litter Pick Me Up campaign in 2019 to support volunteers and community groups and create new opportunities across the district.

Help stop the drop... start a litter pick me up for cleaner greener areas in our communities and get the feel-good-factor!
0345 8 506506
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