We know you're raring to go, but
there are certain things we'd like you to think about and have in
place before you get on with your event.
> Check who
owns the land you want to clean up - it might be a local council, a
private owner, or maybe an organisation such as the National Trust.
If possible, get the permission of the owner before you go any
> Find out
where to leave any waste and ensure someone will collect it.
you're insured. Public liability up to £5,000,000 will have to be
> Appoint a
team organiser and check you've got a first aider in case of
> Make sure
you've got enough volunteers. If you need more, you could send a
news release to the local media calling for volunteers and/or
contact your local council to see if they have a volunteer bureau.
You can also speak to your local CSV (Community Service Volunteers)
to help you find volunteers.
volunteers that Children under 18 should be accompanied by an
the event. Set a date and meeting point.