What is litter? “Waste in the wrong place caused by humans.“ Small as a sweet wrapper Large as a bag of rubbish
Litter and the Law It is ILLEGAL to drop litter You can be fined £80 on the spot but it can be up to £2,500
Litter costs! It costs about £780 million to clean up the litter in England!
Why do people drop litter? EXCUSES I couldn’t find a bin It just fell on the floor Nobody else uses the bin The bin was full Don’t be lazy! Find a bin to put your rubbish in!
What problems does litter cause? It makes the place look messyAnimals can be hurt
It encourages rats and pests It can spread diseases
Who should clean it up? Help Buckinghamshire be cleaner and greener!
Twinkle twinkle little star Time to clean up where you are. Put litter back in its place, Keep a smile upon your face. Twinkle, twinkle, little star, Time to clean up where you are We're not litterbugs We're not litterbugs, No we’re not, no we’re not! We pick up our rubbish, We pick up our rubbish, Yes we do, yes we do!