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Our irreverently named Weekly Witterings is our attempt to keep volunteers and supporters up to date with forthcoming events.  In these uprecedented times we are all staying at home but that doesn’t mean we’ve given up!  Come the end of the lockdown we’ll be back with renewed energy ready to bring our gardens back and clear the litter.  Why not sign up now and we’ll keep you up to date weekly via our Find Yourself in a Garden section as well as more general news here.

Wonderful Woodland

On Saturday 18th January one CPR volunteer was joined by 3 Pendle Forest Orienteers keen  to start clearing woodland in Waterfoot for a forthcoming orienteering event.  The problem was that whilst we’ve been busy over the last few years clearing litter from the most visible (and less visible) areas, we just don’t have the resources […]

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No Blue Mondays round ‘ere folks – your Witterings have landed! 🙌

Dearest Readers Yup, it’s all over the place : today’s being branded as Blue Monday. Not round ‘ere though. It’s been a lovely day, the evenings are deffo getting lighter AND how can anyone be “blue” when they’ve got T’Witterings to read?? To keep the whoopee mood going, come celebrate a few “Well Dones” : […]

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Storm Brendan Witterings

Dear Windblown Readers, Storm Brendan’s currently wafting across t’Rossie Valley sending everyone scurrying for shelter – apart, of course, from our crazy Lone Ranger Litterpickers. This is true (might they inspire you to gird your loins, brave the elements and gettout there ….??) Anyhow, to proceed with the customary vital literary masterpiece :- Tues 14th […]

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The last, the final Wittering

Dear Chrimbo-Folk, Well thank the Lord that’s over for another 360 days – well, ’til next August when the Christmas adverts start … (in fact, you can ignore the implied grumps – there were lots of truly delightful events – and the Civic Pride Rossendale Christmas Bash on 19th Dec was one of ’em!). So, […]

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A New Year Clean Up

2020  started well for Civic Pride Rossendale (CPR). Unable to attend the mass Rawtenstall clean up on New Years Day, one of our volunteers was in Waterfoot centre at 7am (!) on New Year’s Day to clear up the carnage from the previous evening. Three hours later, the area was transformed as can be seen […]

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