I list below the areas that were cleaned up and the amount of rubbish removed as a result of the Beat it team's visit to Ashton. Thanks to everybody who let me know about local grot spots. Please contact me if there are other areas that you think need attention.
Grassed area at the end of the road. Litter picked.0.25 tonnes removed.
Beginning of footpath leading to Lincoln Drive. Large amount of litter removed including dumped wood, a television and a bike frame. 1.00 tonne removed.
Side of the Eagle and Child pub. Litter picked and overgrowth cut back. 0.25 tonnes removed
Liverpool Road footpath through to Old Road
Litter picked. Leaves and wood removed. 1.50 tonnes removed
Captain’s Lane Footpath and land/car park to the rear of the YMCA
Large amount of litter picking completed. Wood and trees removed. 2.00 tonnes removed
Hilton Street Car park
Litter picked and removed also broken glass. 0.25 tonnes removed
Gerard Street Around the Job Centre
Litter picked. 20 refuse bags filled.