A plastic free city in the UK by 2020? Now that's a statement. Read more here at BBC News.

Former footballer, and now hotel owner, Gary Neville is campaigning to make Greater Manchester the first UK city to be free of single use plastic bottles within the next two years.

He said: "People have been horrified by how polluted our oceans and rivers have become through plastic waste." We admire his ambition and drive when he announced the "Plastic-Free Greater Manchester" initiative and will follow how they tackle this with interest.

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