CLEANER COASTLINES

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

A North Somerset school has become the first in the UK to have its own litter-pick board.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

A beach clean was organised by Clevedon Pier last week.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Businesses all over Portishead are providing places to fill containers with water - which will help to cut down the number of plastic bottles in circulation.

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Friday, January 26, 2018

North Somerset Council's staff are being asked to make changes to the amount of plastic they use and throw away.

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Schoolchildren from Pill have been doing their bit for the environment by going on a beach clean.

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Monday, November 27, 2017

Plastic is seemingly everywhere, and far too much of it is ending up on North Somerset's beaches. As part of our Cleaner Coastlines campaign, chief reporter Sarah Robinson put her shopping habits under the microscope to see just how much one person can accumulate in a fortnight.

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Saturday, November 25, 2017

An environmental group has been spending time removing plastic from Clevedon's Land Yeo river.

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Saturday, November 25, 2017

About eight million tons of plastic is dumped into the ocean every year - the same weight as 40,000 blue whales - but we can all do something to make a difference. Here are 5 things all of us can do to build a cleaner coastline in North Somerset.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Plastic straws, stirrers and cutlery are among the items regularly found on North Somerset's beaches. This week, the Times' Cleaner Coastlines campaign is calling on the district's businesses to help beat plastic pollution.

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