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A charity litter pick cleans up a town centre

PUBLISHED: 11:35 15 August 2019 | UPDATED: 11:35 15 August 2019

Fathom's charity litter pick in Thetford town centre raising money for East Anglian's Air Ambulance services. Photo: Mark Webster

Fathom's charity litter pick in Thetford town centre raising money for East Anglian's Air Ambulance services. Photo: Mark Webster

Mark Webster

Litter pickers collected 20 bags of rubbish in a Norfolk town centre, raising money Air Ambulances services.

Fathom's charity litter pick in Thetford town centre raising money for East Anglian's Air Ambulance services. Photo: Mark WebsterFathom's charity litter pick in Thetford town centre raising money for East Anglian's Air Ambulance services. Photo: Mark Webster

Employees of Fathom, a Thetford based company, gave up their Saturday morning to collect rubbish around the town to raise money for East Anglian Air Ambulance services. The pick took place on August 10, in Thetford town centre.

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The team collected 20 bin bags full of rubbish from the riverbanks, Kings Street and around Castle Park.

Amy Gladding, marketing manager for the company, said: "We also went round the town with buckets for the Air Ambulance and raised £250. It was really good and we had great feedback from people in the town centre, the community got behind what we were doing and it was a great atmosphere."

The design company has organised another charity litter pick that will take place on October 12 where they hope to collect even more money while clearing up the town.


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