Our annual Great Cumbrian Litter Pick has always been a great opportunity for bringing Cumbrian communities together to help clean up our county.
Like us, you can’t have failed to have been truly shocked and upset by the huge amount of litter and rubbish that was discarded across the Lake District and Cumbria last year as lockdown eased.
The people of Cumbria are rightly proud and protective of their beautiful county and it has been the most incredibly heart-warming sight to see the reaction of so many individuals and local groups that have sprung up to take action for their local environment.
So this year’s Great Cumbrian Litter Pick is not only a chance to create a cleaner Cumbria but to:
The Great Cumbrian Litter Pick 2021 is kindly sponsored by Smartwool Europe and EOCA
Register your own local community Litter Pick and get listed on our Local Litter Pick Groups Map.
Sign up to join a litter pick in your area
We want to be sure that everyone who takes part stays safe, so we’re including some additional guidance, taking into account current government guidance and the implications of the coronavirus pandemic on your health and safety.
Resources for your 2021 Litter Pick. helpful Hints, Risk Assessments, Logos, banners and posters
If you are part of an organisation, school, town or village and would like to join us on our 2021 litter pick, then please get in touch with us to see what you can do! You could organise your own litter pick, join in with an existing one in your area or help us to promote the event.
Take a look at all of the litter pick events taking place across Cumbria. You can join a public event by clicking on the litter icon and using the contact details in the description to contact the organisers.