After the success of the recent litter pick around the ancient Bell Pits area of the Crags, it has been decided that there will be a number of “themed” litter picks over the coming months.

Not only will local people have a chance to learn about their local history on these educational walks, they will also be able to help keep their local area clean.

The “themes” for the picks will be the many historical features of the Crags area.

These features include the sites of a prehistoric mammoth bones find; the site of an ancient railway made of stone; a valley forbidden to ladies; an ancient woodland and more…

So watch this space for more news soon!