Groups from around Merton joined forced to clean up the borough for the ‘Big Tidy Up’ weekend.
Volunteers from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA), based at Morden’s Baitul Futuh Mosque in London Road, joined forces with local environmental group Sustainable Merton for a litter pick in Morden town centre on Saturday, March 4.
Merton Council’s cabinet member for street cleanliness and parking, Councillor Ross Garrod, said: “Thank you very much to all who have come to the Big Tidy Up in Morden today.
“We have had a fantastic number of volunteers attending today. We are sending a clear message that Merton is united.”
AMYA youth leader for south west London, Aamer Hafeez, said: “Cleaning the community we live in is an integral part of our faith and a civic responsibility.
“Our members have enjoyed living in the borough of Merton for decades, and so any opportunity to help our local community is much welcome.”… read more at source.