Search
The Caterer

Marriott managers muck in to clean up London's River Thames

25 April 2007 by
Marriott managers muck in to clean up London's River Thames

Marriott managers and staff joined forces with environmental charity Thames 21 last week to clear litter from the River Thames as part of the hotel group's environmental awareness month.

The clean up took place on the Thames foreshore at County Hall next to the London Eye and the volunteers cleared more than one tonne of river rubbish.

Items found included a gold engraved wedding band, a toy car and toy guitar, sunglasses, old coins, a crowd control barrier and a wrist watch.

Stuart Bowery, general manager of London Marriott County Hall said: "Marriott International has a long standing commitment to the environment, and this is another great way for us to expand our green efforts at the community level."

Marriott first in London to gain Green Globe certification >>

Travellers will pay more to stay at green hotels >>

Marriott to take part in Environmental Awareness Month >>

London Marriott County Hall website >>

By Chris Druce

E-mail your comments to Chris Druce](mailto:chris.druce@rbi.co.uk?subject=Marriott managers muck in clean up the River Thames) here.

[The Caterer Blog](http://www.caterersearch.com/blogs/catering-news-blog/) Catch up with more news and gossip on the Caterer Blog here
[Newswire For the latest hospitality news, sign up for our e-mail news alerts.
The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.