Port’s big Spring Clean

David Maher , Co- ordinator of Saturday's Clean -up in Portarlington , pictured with the piles of refuse which he collected .                    Photo: Michael Scully .
Portarlington Tidy Towns have organised a clean-up of several areas in the town as part of this year’s ‘Clean Up Laois Week’.

Portarlington Tidy Towns have organised a clean-up of several areas in the town as part of this year’s ‘Clean Up Laois Week’.

The big clean takes place on Saturday, 18 April from 10am, for two hours.

Anyone who wishes to have their road or housing estate included in the clean up can please contact David Maher 086 3475357.

The Tidy Towns group are asking people on the day to give an hour or two to help in this voluntary effort to clean up your local area.

Gloves, rubbish bags and a truck to transport away the rubbish will be available on the day.

Clean Up Laois Week takes place from 20 to 24 April.