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Village Co-op Donate Litter Bin To The Community Of Oakworth

A village Co-Op store has donated a litter bin to the community as a major clean up is planned for the weekend. Operation Oakworth will launch on Saturday morning, where it’s hoped as many local residents as possible will tackle the village grot spots The bin has already been installed up at Cure Hill, where it’s hoped dog walkers and visitors will be encouraged to help keep the area litter free. Across in West Craven a local group known as the Barnoldswick Glitterati go on regular litter picks, but sometimes feel they’re on an up-hill struggle. Routes Such as Kelbrook Road, one of the three main routes into the town, are repeatedly targeted by litter louts, meaning the volunteers have…

Council Workers Cut Down Oakworth’s Christmas Tree

Council workmen employed by Bradford Metropolitan District Council have caused outrage on the Worth Valley Village of Oakworth – by cutting down the villages Christmas tree But to add insult to injury it’s not the first but the second time in less than a month that the same crew has cut down the villages tree Several clues showed the men the trees shouldn’t have been touched – not the least of which was the fact they had been festooned in fairy lights They’d cost the village £300, and to replace to previous Christmas tree had cost another £300 Workers were supposed to be removing some trees in the local park, but they were all marked with a big red cross…