It’s been a difficult year for everyone and our environment has suffered too, from a rising tide of litter and fly-tipping. But right now, tackling issues like the ever-increasing tide of plastic in our oceans, the endlessly growing mountains of waste and the climate emergency can all seem too great a challenge for us as individuals when we are all dealing with so much.

Keep Britain Tidy have launched their first ever BBC Radio 4 Charity Appeal on the BBC Website. Click on the link below to listen to broadcaster and naturalist Chris Packham CBE to hear why we need to ACT NOW to prevent litter pollution from getting worse in 2021.