Clean sweep for Tannery Drift pupils

TANNERY Drift School pupils did their bit to help keep Royston tidy by taking part in a litter pick on the school grounds. Year 5 and 6 children took part in the pick, which was arranged as part of this year s Royston in Bloom campaign. Cllr Lindsay David

TANNERY Drift School pupils did their bit to help keep Royston tidy by taking part in a litter pick on the school grounds.

Year 5 and 6 children took part in the pick, which was arranged as part of this year's Royston in Bloom campaign.

Cllr Lindsay Davidson, from the Royston in Bloom committee, said: "This is about keeping Royston tidy and making young people "litter conscious".

"We had a chat with them before we started about the impact they can make by being good citizens, and hopefully setting an example for others."


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Litter was one of the areas which Tannery Drift school council highlighted as a concern when it met Royston councillors earlier this month.

Cllr Davidson added: "A lot of places are seeing their sense of community eroded, and we're very lucky in Royston to still have a good community spirit.

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"Hopefully initiatives like this will mean the younger generations continue to maintain that in future years.

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