Littleport Lions Club litterpick around Ely collecting rubbish from the cathedral grounds and river bank

A team of more than 10 decided to do the clean-up as a thank you to The Almonry Ely.

A team of more than 10 decided to do the clean-up as a thank you to The Almonry Ely. - Credit: Archant

Dozens of bags of rubbish were collected from around Ely as The Lions Club of Littleport set out to spruce up the streets.

A team of more than 10 decided to do the clean-up as a thank you to The Almonry Ely who allowed them to hold their Easter event in their gardens.

As the day went on the litter pick was extended to include the cathedral grounds, a local park and the river bank.

Lots of bags of rubbish were collected and they finished off with a pint in a local pub.

The Lions Club has been busy recently, with a variety of projects in the community including Lions World Sight Day, Ely Potato Festival and decorating a pensioner’s kitchen.


You may also want to watch:


They also undertook a makeover of a garden for a boy with autism and raised funds for various charities such as the British Legion and Diabetes UK.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter