Youth Council tackles dog fouling problem with leaflet drop
Members of Burnham and Highbridge Youth Council hope to reduce
dog fouling in the towns with a series of new leaflets and posters.
youngsters, pictured, have been working on a communication projuect
to raise awareness among dog owners of the anti-social nature
of the problem.
a problem that the Youth Council cares a lot about so they have
been creating leaflets and posters which will be distributed at
Apex Park and on the town's beach this summer," said town
councillor Kate Lawson, who is one of the Youth Council leaders.
will also be awarding certificates to responsible dog owners who
pick up after their pets and keep our open spaces clean."
group is also researching whether anti-fouling messages can be
drawn onto footpaths in the area to further raise awareness."
Members of the Youth Council working on their leaflets