Rubbish Roundup

Rubbish Roundup 22nd February

This weeks Rubbish Roundup features stories including two brothers who have raised money for their school by upcycling, and in Kent a schoolboy was so angry at the amount of rubbish that visitors left that he launched a clean up program

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Rubbish Roundup 11th January

This weeks rubbish roundup features stories including Oxfordshire district council extending their litter budget.  Research carried out showed that at the start of 2020 litterlouts were mainly males aged between 20-29 years old,and finally national park managers were not enjoying the increase numbers over the lockdown

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Rubbish Roundup 13th December

This weeks Rubbish Roundup features stories including a litter picking group has grown in the North East since the first lockdown, litter pickers in Ipswich have found proof of just how long some kinds of litter can remain the environment

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Rubbish Roundup 16th November

This weeks rubbish roundup features stories including a council appealing for cctv footage of litter louts, a facebook group in Leeds has over 1000 members dedicated to keeping the town clean and finally 2 sisters in Aberdeen has raised money for charity from their local litterpicking efforts

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Rubbish Roundup - 2nd November

This weeks Rubbish Roundup includes a pint-size litter picker tidying up communal gardens, a counsellor in Worcestershire shocked at the amount of discarded facemasks and friends in Scarbrough have declared litter warfare and raising money for the local hospice

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Rubbish Roundup 19th October

This weeks Rubbish Roundup features stories including a litterpicking team in Leeds have surpassed 10000 bags of rubbish and a team as Western General Hospital have been the first to receive litter picking kits as part of a new scheme

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Rubbish Roundup 21st September

This weeks rubbish roundup features stories including research showing that plastic food wrappers have overtaken cigarettes as the most common types of litter.  A local hero swam 100 miles along a coastline to raise awareness for ocean pollution

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Rubbish Roundup 20th July

This week we have three different stories from all over the country relating to discarded litter. We discuss not only the sanctions being enforced for litterbugs but also the hero's helping to clear up our streets.

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