Renfrewshire Council

The Big Spring Clean 2019

The Big Spring Clean 2019

29 March - 30 April

The Big Spring Clean is back, and this year it's going to be bigger and better than ever.
Last year more than 1000 volunteers collected over 500 bags of rubbish over one weekend, this year the Big Spring Clean will tackle the whole month of April!
So grab your litter picker and get set to make your neighbourhood a little brighter.

Take part in a Big Spring Clean near you!

Below is a list of Big Spring Clean events with confirmed times already arranged across Renfrewshire. If you want to help then please go along!

DateTimeTargeted AreaMeeting Point
24 March3pmNethercraigs Road, Paisley (Cllr Burns & local volunteers)Corner of Nethercraigs Road and Limecraigs Crescent
24 March10amHouston (Houston Litter Crew)Co-op, Houston
30 March10amHouston (Houston Litter Crew)Co-op, Houston
7 April1.30pmErskine (Erskine Community Garden)Erskine Beach, meet in car park
7 April10amHouston (Houston Litter Crew)Co-op, Houston
13 April11amErskine (Erskine Community Garden)Barsail Primary - meet in car park
14 April10amHouston (Houston Litter Crew)Co-op, Houston
21 April10amHouston (Houston Litter Crew)Co-op, Houston
27 April11amErskine (Erskine Community Garden)Erskine Waterfront, meet in car park
28 April10amHouston (Houston Litter Crew)Co-op, Houston
28 April1.45pmLochwinnoch (Lochwinnoch Community Council)Lochwinnoch Annex 

We'll update this list as soon as we hear about the next clean up near you.

We'd also like to say a big THANK YOU to the following schools and groups who have already pledged to take part in this year's Big Spring Clean:

  • Johnstone High 
  • Howwood Primary 
  • Paisley Grammar
  • Gallowhill Primary
  • Renfrew High
  • St Fillan's Primary 
  • Trinity High 
  • Thorn Primary 
  • Lochfield Primary 
  • Gleniffer High
  • Bushes Primary
  • Woodlands Primary
  • St Charles Primary
  • Cochrane Castle Primary
  • East Fulton Primary
  • Bishopton
  • Mossvale Primary
  • St Fergus Primary
  • Bargarran Primary
  • St Peter's Primary
  • Our Place, Our Family in Renfrew

How do I get involved?

If you can arrange a Big Spring Clean in your area, let us know about it and we'll provide you with all the equipment and advice you'll need to get your clean up off the ground. After your Big Spring Clean, our StreetScene Team will come and take away any rubbish you've collected.

Tell us about your Big Spring Clean by emailing or call us on 0300 300 1375.

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