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                                                                                                                           Clean-ups:
                                                                                                                           Information for
                                                                                                                         Community Groups
 Keep Scotland Beautiful
Keep Scotland Beautiful, Islay House, Livilands Lane, Stirling, FK8 2BG
Tel: 01786 468242 Fax: 01786 464611 e-mail: peopleandplaces@ksbscotland.org.uk
Keep Scotland Beautiful is an operating name of Environmental Campaigns (Scotland). Scottish Charity Number SC030332
                                                                T West
                                                             FAC National Lothian       Council won the

                                                                                                                                    www.keepscotlandbeautiful.org
                                                                           Spring       Clean Quaich in
                                                              2008 for the highest % of participants per
                                                              head of population – that’s 3,131 volunteers
                                                              getting stuck in to clean up their local
                                                              environment.




                                                                                                                                          Giving Scotland a
                                                                                                                                            Spring Clean
                                    Keeping it Clean
                                                                                                                National Spring Clean is an annual
                                                                                                                campaign run by Keep Scotland
        Clean ups are a great way to               • Guideline booklet ‘Organising A                            Beautiful, which focuses on organising
    bring communities together.                      Clean Up’                                                  community clean ups during the month
Young and old alike can roll up their              • A3 poster to help promote the event                        of April. More than 20,000 volunteers
sleeves together to show that they                 • Keep Scotland Tidy tabards for                             took part in 2008 - between them
care about their neighbourhood and                   participants                                               gathering enough bags of rubbish to
want to keep it looking beautiful. To              • Black bin bags for collecting litter                       line the Royal Mile in Edinburgh 12
assist with community litter picks,                • Clear bag for recycle-able materials                       times over! And with your support we
Keep Scotland Beautiful provides                   • Keep Scotland Tidy badges                                  can do even better in 2009.
groups throughout the country with a
                                                   • List of who to contact at the local
range of materials to help get them                                                                             To take part in National Spring Clean,
                                                     council for further help
started - all year round:                                                                                       please pick a date in April and tell us
                                                   If you would like to claim a FREE                            about your event by registering online.         Further information about National
                                                   clean up kit, please visit:                                  You will be sent a kit to help you get          Spring Clean will be available in the
                                                   w w w .k e e p s c o t l a n d b e a u t i f u l . o r g /   started and kept informed of                    early New Year at
                                                   cleanupkits and complete the online                          developments as the campaign                    www.keepscotlandbeautiful.org/
                                                   order form, or phone Keep Scotland                           progresses.                                     springclean or by phoning 01786 468242.
                                                   Beautiful on 01786 468242 to place
                                                   your order.
                                                                                                                                 TE “The area looks a lot smarter now
                                                                                                                              QUO and we hope everyone will try hard to
                                                                                                                              keep it clean by using the buckets and bins.”

                                                                                                                                       Craigroyston Primary School




   T Research shows that
FAC Scotland are most bothered people in
                               by litter in
their own neighbourhood than anywhere else
– including on public transport, in retail parks
and recreational areas. [TNS 2007]

				
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