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Community Payback to clean for the Queen

26 February 2016

Community Payback teams in Medway are supporting a campaign to get a million people out and about cleaning up their communities.

‘Clean for The Queen’ aims to give the country a tidy-up ahead of the Queen’s 90th birthday in April.

Community Payback will be involved in the week-long clean-up with Medway Council starting Monday 29 February and finishing on Sunday 6 March. They will be tidying up local parks and play areas around Rochester, Gillingham, Chatham and Strood.

Trish Rooks, Community Safety Partnership Officer from Medway Borough Council, said: “We are delighted to be working with KSS CRC’s Community Payback team and other agencies to support Clean for the Queen. The teams will provide us with support to keep our green spaces maintained and our neighbourhoods tidy.”

Jack Budgen, Community Payback Manager from KSS CRC, said: "We are delighted to make sure Medway looks its best for the Queen's birthday in April by working alongside the council."

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