Event Information:

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    Reading Rescue 2016

    Various timesLocations around Reading

    Reading RESCUE is held twice yearly, in March and October, bringing the public, community and the business sectors together to plan and deliver this popular outdoor clean-up event. The next event is from Friday 4 to Sunday 6 March, it is being held to coincide with the national "Clean for the Queen" event which has been launched to mark Her Majesty’s 90th birthday.

    This is your chance to make a difference to Reading’s woodlands, waterways, green spaces and streets. With the support of the RESCUE steering group to deliver a safe and co-ordinated event. Teams are provided with litter pickers, gloves, bags and importantly a rubbish pick-up to take away the litter and debris found.

    If you would like to find out what's going on near you there is a downloadable list at - if you have any queries about the event please email the RESCUE team at or contact Gina Frost on 0118 937 2551 or Tracey Ward on 0118 937 3353.