LAST Sunday 18 of us braved the ridiculously blowy conditions at Grays Beach collecting 22 sacks full of rubbish including 165 plastic bottles.
Wednesday 12th February – meeting at the Wharf Hotel, Wharf Road South, RM17 5YX at 10:30 to 13:00. We will be picking rubbish from along the foreshore. This adult only event will include up to 2 miles walking so comfortable walking shoes/boots are recommended. Organised by Friends of the North Thames Estuary and is a Thames21 River Action Group event.
Saturday 22nd February – meeting at the Riverside Carpark at the Concrete Barges at Rainham, RM13 9YQ at 10:30 to 13:30. We will be picking rubbish from along the foreshore and the reed beds. This is a family friendly event suitable for accompanied children 8 years and older. Organised by The Friends of the Concrete Barges and is a Thames21 River Action Group event.
Sunday 1st March – meeting at Grays Yacht Club RM17 6JF at 10:30 to 12:00 followed by free refreshments in the café. This is the Grays Beachcombers regular monthly pick. This is a family friendly event suitable for accompanied children 6 years and older. Organised by Grays Beachcombers and is a Thames21 River Action Group event.
Saturday 14th March – meeting in John Street RM17 6ED at 09:00 to 12:00. This is the regular Orchards Forum back alley clean-up. All welcome especially local residents.