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Rubbish Roundup 11th May

This week we look into the issue of discarded PPE lining the streets of Ayrshire, along with an issue in Bristol regarding empty flower planters being used as rubbish bins. We also cover a story about one of Dundee's youngest recycling whizz-kids and finally, we hear from a Lancashire MP concerned due to the amount of rubbish he has spotted while out on country walks.

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Rubbish Roundup 30th March

In this weeks' Rubbish Roundup the annual Great British Spring Clean has been postponed until September because of the coronavirus outbreak, and various councils have announced various services are being reduced significantly in response to the government lockdown, such as bin emptying, street cleaning and litter-picking...

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Rubbish Roundup 16th March

In this weeks' Rubbish Roundup a councillor in Denbighshire has criticised a private litter enforcement firm for targeting smokers instead of dog owners, in Ipswich a litter picking group was shocked to find 90 unused needles on one area of the town, a compact and 100% electric waste vacuum cleaner is the latest litter fighting recruit in South Lanarkshire and Costa Coffee stores in Swindon are set to start hosting their own litter picks...

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