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City Clean-Up

16,17,18 April 2019

This is the second year of operating City Clean Up along with other organisations and the community.  This is a great event where businesses and the community join forces to clean/tidy/litter pick to encourage pride within Truro and shout out 'We love Truro'. Enterprise UK, based in Newham are helping us make this possible.

Working in partnership with Truronian Paul Caruana, his contacts with community groups and supported by Cornwall Clean, Newham BID, The Truro Mayor, Biffa and Kartha, has enabled this  event to be successful, including a large number of community organisations; Truro Lions, Truro Scouts, Cornwall Fire & Rescue, Rosedale Community Association, New Beginning Community Association, Pen An Dre Residents Association and Tregurra Residents Association mobilised by Damien Richards (Community Development Officer for Truro City Council). Truro City Council Parks Department have also been really proactive pressure washing various Opes and alley ways. 

This year Truro BID Businesses who are involved in this years spring clean include; Tesco, Anytime Fitness, City Road Vets, Wilko, Uneeka, Lemon Street Lettings, Pennyworths, Acorn Recruitment, Clean Cornwall, The Cornish Food Box, Truro & Penwith College and The Alverton have contributed to the project. Newham BID Businesses include; Enterprise, Kartha, Cornish Mutual, RRL Cornwall, TMS Environmental, BLS Estates, Vickery Holman, World Wide Financial Planning and others.

If you are a business and wish to be involved in our City Clean Up this spring 2019, then please email sian.knights@trurobid.co.uk 

If you are a member of the public and with to assist, please get in touch with Community Volunteer Paul Caruana on email cleantruro@gmail.com who is organising similar activities to take place in Truro's surrounding neighbourhoods. Damien Richards (damien@truro.gov.uk) will be mobilising Truro community groups as well.  We will supply high visibility vests, bags, hoops and litter sticks (compliments of Clean Cornwall).

Tuesday 16th April
10am-11pm Litter Pick with Truro and Penwith College ESOL Truro. Meet at Haven House, Quay Street. Walk up St. Clements Hill / St. Clements Close.

12-1pm Sign Washing with Kartha Commercial Cleaning Ltd cleaning company (they will provide you with the equipment and be with you). Meet at Truro Library

1-2pm Litter Pick with Truro Lions Club meet at Truro Rugby Club
for 12.30pm. Litter pick at the top of St Clement and Trelander area.

Wednesday 17th April
10am - 11am, Penn an Dre Litter - Pick 17th April
Penn An Dre Community Litter Pick, meet at the park.

10am to 11am Litter Pick, The Alverton Hotel, Tregolls Road, St. Clement Street, up Mitchell Hill and looping back to the The Alverton Hotel.


3pm – 4pm, Litter Pick at Carrick Sports & Recreation Centre (Hendra Hall) Carrick Sports and Recreation Centre


12-1pm Sign Washing with Kartha Commercial Cleaning Ltd cleaning company (they will provide you with the equipment and be with you). Meet at Truro Library

1pm - 2pm, Rosedale Community Center Rosedale Community, meet at the Playing Field
1-2pm Litter Pick at Truro Bowl on the River Allen. Meet at the corner of Oak Way. These two litter picks will meet at the middle.

2.30-4pm Litter Pick at Newham Truro with Newham and Truro businesses. Meet at Cornish Mutual.

Thursday 18th April
10.30am - 11.30am, Malabar, meet at the Malabar Community Centre Annexe, Albany road

11.30am-12pm Litter Pick at Tesco Garras Wharf, along pathway around car park / estuary. Meet close to main entrance.

12-1pm Sign Washing with Kartha Commercial Cleaning Ltd cleaning company (they will provide you with the equipment and be with you). Meet at Truro Library

1pm - 2pm, Litter Pick Malpas Road Community Centre, meet at the Community Centre, Polruan Road

2.30pm-3.30pm – Litter Pick at Infirmary Hill, meet at Uneeka.home on City Road.

4-6pm Old Ale House, there is a free pasty “thank you” if you were involved as a volunteer in a City Clean Up event.

Sunday the 21 April
Cream Tea in Boscawen Park from 1.30pm for those volunteers who might like to come along and enjoy a free one whilst listening to the City of Truro Band.

 

    

 

The City Clean-Up event is also incorporating the works of the current ReFill Cornwall, Final Straw and Clean Cornwall campaigns