Category Archives: Litter and Travel

“Doing the right thing”.

This is the first time I’ve created a blog post via my mobile phone. Never thought about it before. Very liberating! Last Monday or Tuesday I spoke about escaping to my caravan to write ‘that’ book, (within 7 days).  I … Continue reading

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Time to stop.

In my December 2015 blog post I said I may not say much in 2016, but I’ve broken that statement many times, and added a number of posts since. But I think I mean it now! I have had numerous … Continue reading

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“Next time Rodders, next time.”

I thought this photograph deserved a blog post of its own! I went to a beach that gets very little traffic.  There’s a hut there that ‘Driftwood Dave’ has lived in on and off since 1982!  He recently got permission … Continue reading

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Walking with sciatica, (in around 500 words and one photograph), part 8.

On Twitter, every Monday night between 7.30 and 8.30 is #dorsethour.  With over 10,000 followers #dorsethour is a frantic hour of local networking.  Want to ask a question?  Want to find a business, promote your business, advertise an event? Then … Continue reading

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Walking with sciatica, (in around 500 words and a photograph)-part 7.

Well that was a good walk.  Thirteen miles in five gentle hours.  Walked from Blandford Forum in Dorset along the North Dorset Trailway to Sturminster Newton and then onto Marnhull via various footpaths/bridleways. You know those little gizmos that air … Continue reading

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Walking with sciatica, (in no more than 500 words)-part 2.

I guess there is no right or wrong time to do some writing?  I walked for three hours this morning.  I walked down Milton Abbas high street, white thatched cottages lined both sides. The sun was shining at nine o’clock … Continue reading

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Operation “Perfect Organisation”, (or OPO for short).

The Ecover cleaning products company are looking for tonnes of plastic bottles from the World’s beaches and waterways.  A Dutch organisation called The Plastic Whale Company are supplying them with a ton.  With that recycled ton, Ecover will add it to … Continue reading

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PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN CLEAN UP.

Another litter prevention/clean up group emerging can only be good news for those wishing to live in a clean World at the earliest possible hour. So it was interesting to attend Clean Europe Network’s STOP LITTER NOW! Summit at the … Continue reading

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Thanks for trusting me generous Man!

As I left the campsite I was handed £40 to spend on my cause-litter picking. It was a very generous gift and it afforded me the ‘self permission’ to walk, and relax, and pick up litter for at least a … Continue reading

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A long reply to a comment made about the “Really short litter picking story”, posted August 17th.

This comment made me think, gave me a headache and as this weekend seems to be a turning point for “The Professional Litter Picker”…is it time to give it all up and just leave all the litter on the ground … Continue reading

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