Smokers throughout Wiltshire are being encouraged to safely extinguish their cigarettes and then Bin the Butt with the launch of a new campaign that aims to reduce cigarette litter.
Steps will be taken to make a positive difference
A local Conservative led Wiltshire Council area board is pledging to go single-use-plastic free from now on. At the previous Malmesbury Area Board meeting, the board agreed to stop the use of disposable plastic hot drink cups at future meetings and associated events. Hot drinks will continue to be served at meetings but people are asked to bring their own reusable cup to use.
Following participation in the Great British Spring Clean campaign, Conservative-run Wiltshire Council has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Keep Britain Tidy Network Awards Local Authority Award category.
Waste and recycling collection services are changing in summer 2018, and you can now sign up to get to email alerts about the future services.
Conservative-run Wiltshire Council staff and local area board members spent their lunch breaks on Tuesday picking up litter to help clean up Trowbridge.