Riots: Broom brigades clean up vandals' mess in Clapham

  • 10 August 2011

There were more brooms in Clapham, south London, than at Hogwarts as crowds of volunteers helped to clear the mess left by the vandals.

It was just one of many clear-ups organised over the internet on Tuesday, following three days of violence in the capital.

People of all ages have been helping out, and shops have even been offering doughnuts and tea and coffee to keep everyone going!

There's a real feeling it's helped bring the community together following the trouble, as Ricky's been finding out...