§ 20. Mr. Hinchliffe
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what steps he is taking to discourage litter. 
§ Mr. Clappison
The Tidy Britain Group, which is largely funded by my Department, acts as the national litter abatement agency. The group promotes a wide range of campaigns to discourage litter and we have highlighted its role in the Department's current national publicity campaign "Helping your Environment".