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Travel

Britons urged to ‘avoid’ dirtiest beach in the UK this summer – ‘filled with litter’

The dirtiest beaches in Britain: St Annes Beach, Lancashire Plymouth Hoe East Beach, Devon Bowleaze Cove, Dorset Thurlestone South, Devon Cleethorpes Beach, Lincolnshire Scarborough South Bay, North Yorkshire Blackpool Central Beach, Lancashire Broadstairs, Viking Bay, Lancashire Lyme Regis Front Beach, Dorset Anstey’s Cove Torquay, Devon Source link

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Weird

Collect today 20 kg of garbage. Total is 1320kg. I keep going until people don\u2019t litter at all, even if it takes my whole live.

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Entertainment

Glastonbury festival-goers slammed as litter and tents strewn across site

Following the weekend’s festivities, festival co-organiser asked fans to remember one very important thing. She tweeted mid-afternoon yesterday (Sunday, June 26) asking people to “PLEASE take everything home”. Festivals can often hit the headlines for the unbelievable amount of stuff including; tents, chairs, personal items and much more left on sites for the stewards to […]

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Sports

Sebastian Vettel’s 2021 British GP litter pick-up after race at Silverstone

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Sebastian Vettel stayed after the 2021 British GP at Silverstone to clean up litter and in an interview after, he revealed his inspiration behind the idea. Source link

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Science

Mars mystery as rover spots shiny silver litter on Red Planet’s surface: ‘Unexpected!’

Earlier this week, Perseverance, which is NASA’s Mars probe tasked with investigating the planet for signs of ancient life, shared mysterious images that left many asking questions. The rover, which has been exploring Mars since February last year, shared an image of a shiny silver object wedged between two rocks on the floor of the […]

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Science

Litter is a significant problem in Detroit. Kids could be the solution » WDET 101.9 FM

Amanda LeClaire Springtime in Detroit means daffodils and apple trees are blooming, birds are returning – and plastic bags, bottles, pizza boxes and fast food containers blow across roads, yards, sidewalks and highways. As the snow melts and the wind picks up, litter becomes a major issue. “It feels like I’ve become kind of numb […]

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Travel

Cornwall firm vows to put CAP on tourists in fury at traffic and litter

CORNWALL is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the UK but the beautiful spot is severely hit by “overtourism”. Source link

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UK

Snowdonia mountain path covered in litter and human faeces from ‘disgusting’ visitors

Gemma Davies, a Snowdon guide, said the mountains most popular mountain paths was “covered in human stools” and litter. She claimed she caught a man defecating on the mountain’s railway line. Ms Davies said she was “totally disgusted” at the state of the Llanberis path on Saturday morning with stools in paper cups and under […]

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World

Opinion: Kyiv is a ghost town and atrocities litter Ukraine. What will it take for the West to act?

In front of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, a statue of its namesake Ukrainian poet is completely hidden behind protective scaffolding. Meanwhile the red-brick university building is shielded by sandbags and armed guards, with not a teacher or student in sight. Normally under Shevchenko’s gaze, especially this time of year, students can be […]

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US

From the Metaverse to a pig-shaped truck, hackathon sparks ideas to control litter

A hackathon this week generated dozens of ideas for how Cincinnati can better control litter. Close to 20 teams spent a few days working on projects, culminating in Friday’s pitch session. The winning team, Pig 311, pitched a special kind of garbage truck to get people talking – one shaped like a giant pink pig. […]