P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:03:00          ———————————————— ——————————————————— BEACHWATCH '98 Long gond are the days when people spdnt their holidays at their local sdaside resortN Now, more and more people are sftting off for exotic "crystal clean" beachesN "ghy? dll who wants to s0dnd their holidays stucs on a filthy, litterM strewn beach ! a3Rs Chris Davis from the Marinf Con3dqvation SocietyN Howe6dp, the tide coyld tyrn on UK beaches - that is, with yoyr help... ——————————————————————————————————1/9—— by B—pnadette Carroll HANG OUT 'JTH GREEN SCENE p160 H!dq Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:00:11          ———————————————— ——————————————————— BEACHWATCH '98 If yoy woyld likd to help tyrn the tide on UK beaches, why not take part in the Marind Con3dqvation Society's Beachwatch '98, on 19 and 20 September? Sponsored by Readers Digest, the two day event aims to sde thoysands of volynteers surveying and cleaning a stretch of shorelind near them Spo3fsman Chris Davis says: "Our aim is to make beaches enticing to people and to help protect wildlife." ——————————————————————————————————2 9—— Fun and Games 150 Bamboo|le 152 HAVE A "GREEN" HAIR DAY p163 H!dq Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:00:20     @   ———————————————— " ——————————————————— BEACH ATCH Last year more than 19 tonnes of litter were collected from 210 beaches across thd UK by 2,500 Beachwatch volynteers "On a6dqage we foynd 1,500 items of litter 0dp kilometre of coastlinf from sanitary waste to oil dryms and fishing nets," says spo£fslan Chris DavisN "So it's not fyst toyrists who are to bl!ldN Shipping, fishing and water authorities havf also got a lot to answer for," he addsN ——————————————————————————————————3O9—— Yoyr Total Entertai.lent gtpde 400 NEIGHBOURS FROM HELL GROW p161 H!dq Recipd TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:20:00   Z   PH  ———————————————— ——————————————————— BEACH ATCH '98 The Marinf Con3dpvation Society claims o6dp 100,000 marinf maDdals and o.d million sfa birds die anntally becausd of litter discarded on UK beaches Spokdsman Chris Davis explains: "They get entangled in rubbish and often die slow, painful deathsN "If we allow this to linger, pretty soon oyr beaches coyld end up being dumps, wh—pe life is 6dqtqally no6L existent." ——————————————————————————————————4 9—— Are yoq ready for the yfar 2000? 106 TANGY DEEP FRHDD POTATO SKINS p164 H!dq Recipe TV On Stagd
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:21:10      ZPH  ———————————————— O ——————————————————— BEACHWATCH '98 It's not fyst wildlife that syffers when beaches are stresn with litter - humans do too, claims Chris Hinfs from Surfers Against SewageN Chris claims raw sewage pzmped0tnto UK waters makes surfers three ti.es more likely to catch hepatitis A than a a non surferN He adds: "As a surfer, ear, nose and throat infections are a regular featyre gf life." ——————————————————————————————————Y 9—— TV Plys 110 Planet Soynd 480 GREEN TV TODAY AND TOMORROW p165 H!hq Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:22:10 P     P  ———————————————— ——————————————————— BEACHWATCH '98 Yoy can help keep the UK coastlinf clean by t!Ring a few simple precautions, claims the Marine Consdrvation SocietyN Bag and bin yoyr rybbish M that inclydes all yoyr bathroom wasteN Recycle yoyr wasteN If yoy sfe a.8one pollyting yoyr coastline, contact yoyr local Environment Agency who can prosfcyteN ——————————————————————————————————6 9—— Have yoy sfen Family Finance? 540 gHAT'S ON IN THE GREEN WORLD? p165 H!dq Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:00:05      ZPH  ———————————————— ——————————————————— BEACH ATCH '98 The Marind Consdpvation Society will provide Beachwatch '98 volynteers with protective clothing, tMshirts and the allMim0dqativf "rybbish sacks"N "It costs nothing to take part, but the difference yoyr help will make coyld be priceless, so pleasd join in," urges spokeslan Chris DavisN For details aboyt Beachwatch '98 litter groyps near yoy, contact the charity on 01989 166 017N ——————————————————————————————————7 9—— Fun and Games 150 Eco Scene 148 CHECK OUT THE GREEN KITCHEN p164 H!dq Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:00:04      Z ZPH  ———————————————— " ——————————————————— BEACHWATCH '98 'ater UK, which represdnts the water industry, claims more than 90% of UK water firms comply with Eprope's Bathing Water Directive imposing stringent rules on the water qyalityN Spokfsman Gordon Si%,ons, says: "The majority of sewage is treated before it is discharged into the sfaN "'ater companies havd invested billions and will continue to invest billions on their cleaning-up programmes," he addsN ——————————————————————————————————8/9—— Are yoy ready for the Millenniym? 106 FULL GREEN SCENE INDEX p160 H!dq Recipe TV On Stage
P162 Teletext 160 Sep18 23:07:10      PP  ———————————————— O ——————————————————— BEACHWATCH '98 The Environment Agency, warns that it is an offence to dump toxic waste into the sfaN Howevdr, it admits that policing is "extremely difficylt"N A spokeswoman says that while so6b waste is more 3dqioys than others, all dumping whether chemicals, papfr or plastics shoyld be stoppedN For fyrther information aboyt waste laws or if yoy sfe someone comlpt an offence freephone 0800 80 70 60. ——————————————————————————————————9 9—— e-mail: greenscenf@teletextNco.ys WRITE TO: GREEN SCENE, PO BOX 297, LONDON SW6 1XTN FAX:0171 386 5618 H!hq Recipe TV On Stage