… to protect people and the countryside
People are being asked by the police to act responsibly when on holiday or out on a hike, as reported in the Nub News:
Visitors to Sidmouth and local residents alike are being reminded to take their rubbish home with them and respect social distancing rules in an effort to protect East Devon and the wider county for everyone.
Devon Live puts it more directly:
As it’s been pretty bad in some parts of the County:
Meanwhile, local campaigns are ratcheting up – for example:
Plastic Free North Devon (PFND) has launched a new anti-litter campaign called ‘Don’t even think about it’.
Exmouth has been busy (see photo)
The Sidmouth Plastic Warriors have been doing their bit too:
And Plastic Free Sidmouth is looking to relaunch:
Watch this space…