Ivinghoe bridleway clear up

A 2-hour slog netted two full bags and a crate of recyclables. Lost count of the number of bags of dog poo found, some at the Ivinghoe Aston end which were only 20-30 metres from a bin which accepted dog waste.

There were four locations along the route where large amounts of domestic waste had been dumped. I have photographed these and will contact Bucks council about it. In addition to the miscellaneous other stuff along the bridle path, I managed to clear only three of the four because I ran out of bags! However, I bumped into a chap as I was leaving who had been on his way to clear the waste sites. I told him I had left one of these, so he set off to clear it.

I was surprised how much waste there was generally along this trail, some of which had clearly been there some considerable time. The hedges were really thick in places and I dare say if I'd had the time to look much closer, I would have found more waste.


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Past Events

  • Tue 12 Nov 2019
    Westfield Road & Upper Icknield Way
  • Mon 11 Nov 2019
    Windmill field and car park
  • Tue 05 Nov 2019
    Long distance circular via Ashridge
  • Mon 04 Nov 2019
    Westfield Road & Upper Icknield Way
  • Tue 29 Oct 2019
    Pitstone windmill and car park
  • Fri 25 Oct 2019
    Aldbury Nowers
  • Fri 18 Oct 2019
    Westfield Road and Upper Icknield Way roundabout
  • Thu 17 Oct 2019
    Upper Icknield Way
  • Mon 14 Oct 2019
    Windmill field and car park
  • Thu 10 Oct 2019
    Westfield Road inc. Upper Icknield Way roundabout
  • Tue 08 Oct 2019
    Stocks Road
  • Mon 07 Oct 2019
    Windmill field and car park
  • Tue 01 Oct 2019
    Icknield Way #3
  • Mon 30 Sep 2019
    Icknield Way #2
  • Wed 25 Sep 2019
    Windmill field and car park
  • Mon 23 Sep 2019
    B489 Icknield Way clean up
  • Thu 19 Sep 2019
    Upper Icknield Way o/s Pitstone Quarry
  • Tue 17 Sep 2019
    Ivinghoe bridleway clear up
  • Fri 13 Sep 2019
    Windmill field litter pick

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