McDonalds organising litter pick events around their Preston and South Ribble restaurants

Posted on - 2nd June, 2021 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Food & Drink, Preston City Centre, Preston Docks, Preston News, Restaurants in Preston, Ribble Valley News, South Ribble News, Walton-le-Dale, Wildlife and Conservation
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There will be a litter picking event taking place throughout Preston and Lancashire next month.


McDonald’s will be hosting the local litter picks on Tuesday 8 Jume from 9am as part of the companies commitment to cleaning local areas and reducing litter.

Teams will be cleaning the local area on a route of 47 miles across all McDonald’s restaurants in Lancashire.

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This huge clean up event will happen in addition to the daily litter patrols carried out every day in the area around the restaurant.

Residents of Preston and Lancashire will also be able to get involved by joining in in their local area.

There are a total of 14 routes available to get involved with, however anyone looking for an alternative route can contact their local McDonalds.

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The routes are:

Asda Fulwood -> Deepdale including Withy Trees Day Centre

Start at 11am at Asda

1.8 miles approx 45 min walk

Capitol Centre -> Friargate

Start at 11am at the Capitol Centre

2 miles approx 45 min walk

Leyland -> Capitol Centre

Start at 10am at Leyland

5 miles approx 1.5 hours

Cleveleys -> Fleetwood

Starts at 10am in Cleveleys

4.5 miles approx 1.5 hours

Riversway -> Lytham St. Annes

Start at 10am at Riversway press on site

8.3 miles approx 3.5 hours

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