Search

Brentwood students litter pick and clean up their areas

PUBLISHED: 17:45 28 February 2013

Brentwood County High School pupils were litter picking in Shenfield Common this week.

Brentwood County High School pupils were litter picking in Shenfield Common this week.

Archant

School pupils have been out in force to clean up their area.

Year 7 students from Brentwood’s County High School were on Shenfield Common, Brentwood High Street, on Wednesday to litter pick after receiving a litter awareness presentation.

The group, along councillors and the environment team, went out with litter pickers and bags during the clean-up.

On Tuesday, March 5, Year 12 students will be cleaning vegetation and creating insect habitats on the common.

The project is part of the school’s environmental awareness days and it is working with Brentwood Council.

Headteacher Stephen Drew said: “It was amazing the number of recycling and black bags full of litter that were brought back to school.

“I am really proud of our young people and the contribution they have made to their local community.”

0 comments

Latest Romford News Stories

Members of the community held in high esteem by their peers were given worthy honours at a prestigious award ceremony last week.

Detectives are appealing for information after two boys were attacked with a baseball bat and one stabbed three times.

The sentencing of a fly-tipper from Upminster who admitted dumping 36 tonnes of asbestos-contaminated rubble on a street in Beckton has been delayed.

15:12

A primary school invited a special celebrity guest to help pupils to create a long lasting piece of art.

Ukip’s nominee for Hornchurch and Upminster has called on voters to reject “a Tory careerist” and choose him on June 8.

People from all generations and corners of the community came together on Saturday to celebrate Vaisakhi – a Punjab festival and birth of Khalsa.

Conservative candidate Andrew Rosindell kicked off his re-election campaign on Saturday.

The Conservative candidate for the Hornchurch and Upminster constituency has been chosen.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

News from your area

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now