In celebration of the tireless work undertaken by many individuals, groups and organisations across England to rid the countryside of litter, in 2013 CPRE will again be presenting a Marsh Award for a Beautiful and Litter-free Countryside.
We have teamed up with Keep Britain Tidy, the Marine Conservation Society and Surfers Against Sewage to call for the introduction of a charge for single use carrier bags in England.
The CPRE Ryedale branch and Pride in Pickering joined forces to produce a song to help children remember to stop littering. With the help of Scarborough Music Centre and the Easy band, they have produced a CD.
Our new research shows how well over 4,000 full time equivalent green jobs could be created by a UK deposit refund system (DRS) for drinks containers. The findings are being presented by waste consultants Eunomia at the TUC Climate Change Conference: What makes a good green government?