Clean for the Queen: 5th March 2016 Report

Posted by Town Hall Staff 11 March 2016

On Saturday 5th March 2016, the Mayor of Felixstowe together with a team of Councillors, volunteers and representatives from Felixstowe Sea Cadets, spent the morning clearing a large amount of litter and detritus from the alley between the Library to Hamilton Road.

Clean for the Queen Team 2016

Clean for the Queen Team 2016

Rubbish collected

Sack fulls of litter collected – including a vacuum cleaner!

On the same day, joining hundreds of other teams across the country, ten members of the Felixstowe Landguard Rotary Club together with two guests cleaned the beach and adjacent area from the Deben entrance to the steps by Gulpher Road. Over 30 kgs of rubbish was collected.

Beach Clean 5.3.16

Felixstowe Landguard Rotary Beach Clean

Well done to everybody who has put the time and effort in to spring clean their local communities. Don’t forget that Spring Clean 2016 continues thoughout March and April and all eligible groups that participate are awarded £20 and a chance to win £200 for their group or chosen charity.

How to join in

To register your community litter pick please complete the online registration form here or call Suffolk Coastal on 01394 444000 or email

Please be aware that the stock of loanable equipment is finite. You can check the online calendar of community litter picks to see when other groups have registered their activities by clicking here.