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Great British Spring Clean has started

posted 23 Mar 2019, 01:03 by Chorleywood Residents' Association

Keep Britain Tidy are aiming to inspire half a million people to join forces to clear single-use plastic litter from our streets, parks and beaches, recycling as much as possible.

The Great British Spring Clean and Great Big School Clean are taking place from 22 March to 23 April 2019.

See their website for details and how to sign up.

Government consultation on Deposit Return Scheme for drinks containers

While on the topic of keeping Britain Tidy, it is worth noting that the Government have announced plans for a deposit return scheme to crack down on plastic pollution.  There is a public consultation to seek views on the proposals, and this closes at 11:45pm on 13th May 2019.

You can see details of the consultation on the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs website.