Raheenleigh farmers who are participating in the Blackstairs Farming Futures Project, supported by 25 volunteers, picked over 50 bags of rubbish in their commonage, an area of outstanding beauty in the Blackstairs Mountains, which is both a tourist attraction and active farming country.

Tom Jordan, who organised the collection of litter for the Raheenleigh Commonage Community Group, talking to hillwalkers who complimented the group for their initiative.