Keep Swindon Tidy blogs

♫ 12 people went to mow... ♫

3rd May 2021

Mowed litter can be dangerous for humans and animals. What can be done? What are the solutions to become litter free?

Oasis: the importance of public open spaces

1st May 2021

Local open spaces campaigner Josie Lewis understands the importance of such spaces for our health and well-being. That includes litter / pollution.

Uplands Enterprise Trust charity - litter picks

18th March 2021

Uplands Enterprise Trust have been keeping Gorse Hill clean and tidy with regular litter picks. Providing positives in difficult times.

Mannington to Blagrove conservation

15th March 2021

How badly littered could this 3 mile stretch of woodland between the Great Western Way and (cycle) path be? Shocking levels of litter in this wildlife haven! A few of us dedicated time in lockdown to cleaning this area.

Oasis to rubbish dump and back again

15th March 2021

From public to private and back again: How the Oasis went from vibrant community space to mismanaged dump and how the local community have stepped in to restore the space. Warning, obscene levels of rubbish!