Anvil CIC Logo

Welcome to our News Page

Lock down means respecting these times of Social Distancing and Self Isolating, keeping us all safe. Please be mindful and stay safe... The Tidy Team.

During this wave of the Covid-19 pandemic we are once again supporting our fantastic volunteers and local groups in line with all the relevant safety advice and social distancing rules to ensure we keep our communities clean and tidy in 2021.

Green dividing line

The End of 2020

During the last quarter we've collected, with the assistance of our fantastic volunteer team, just over 1600 bags of waste. Those volunteers who supported us, of all ages, gave 584 hours of their time. Thank you to everyone who took part, we really appreciate all your support.

Thanks to Barnsley South Area Team, Owd Martha's Yard-Hoyland's community garden, Owd Marthas Yard, Mates Of Milton, HoylandCap, We Really Love Darfield, Wombwell wise, Wombwell Womblers, Friends of Wombwell Park, Friends of Wombwell Cemetery, Elsecar Heritage Centre, Birdwell Residents Action Group (BRAG) and Birdwell residents alliance (the wombles).

Green dividing line

More Hazards than Usual

We are working hard supporting our communities in picking up all the rubbish and litter left behind by those less thoughtful. Facing on a daily basis the hazards of this work, but now there are biohazards too. Please make sure to dispose of all your rubbish sensibly. Remember we want to go home to our families knowing everyone is safe.

Keep britain tidy ad showing discarde pile of face masks Green dividing line

Rubbish Advice

Old furniture and garden wast dumped by fly tippers

If you're paying for someone to take your waste, then they need to have the proper waste carrier licence. Otherwise, you can be prosecuted. Enforcement teams are really cracking down on those who are being irresponsible with their waste. If you're paying please make sure you follow the advice given at:

Waste Carriers' Licences

If you suspect that someone may be dumping waste in the area you can let the authorities know by emailing:

Green Tidy Team banner with words Working with you.

Commissioned By

BMBC South Area Council Logo Short green dividing line Link button to Tidy Team Facebook page. Short green dividing line Man with mega-phone standing on word Nesw shouting tell us your

If you have an environmental story, news or activity that you would like to share with us at the Tidy Team then please let us know, give us a call or drop us an email:

see our contact page for details.

Short green dividing line Link button to Tidy Team Facebook page. Short green dividing line

A Junior Warden

young person with spy glass investigating the environment.

Searching for the latest enviro stories to share with the Tidy Team and you.

Short green dividing line Logo of man pointing, saying We Need You to make it happen. Tidy Team telephone Number. 01226 749119 Short green dividing line Link button to Tidy Team Facebook page. Short green dividing line