Clean-up after storm

2017-10-25 06:00
Three-year-old Tanika Bornman gives a helping hand.

Three-year-old Tanika Bornman gives a helping hand.

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories


ON Thursday morning, after the recent floods some schools were closed and instead of staying at home pupils assisted Toti Conservancy to clean 300 metres of Doonside beach of plastic.

“Over 30 bags were collected and sorted for recycling and the council removed the bags within hours,” Conservancy chairperson, Angus Pyke said.

On Monday, October 16, Conservancy’s Corinne Winson reported that beaches are still a mess in places, and more washes up with each high tide. On Monday, Winson moved lots of bottles, and litter above the high tide mark.

“South of the river mouth is awful as the cleaners have not crossed over yet, and all the way over Chain Rocks is bad,” she added.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.