Monopoly houses, toy soldiers and Lego: the museum of plastic lost at sea

Monopoly houses, toy soldiers and Lego: the museum of plastic lost at sea The waste washing up on British beaches is a shocking but fascinating catalogue of our timesTracey Williams has been a beachcomber for most of her life. It started with school holidays to north Cornwall in the 1960s, searching for shells, sea glass and mermaids’ purses among the rocks and sand. In the 1980s, after her parents moved to a 300-year-old clifftop house in Bigbury-on-Sea, in south Devon, Williams and her father would seek out fossils in their back garden and down by the shore.“But I’d also find old bottles, figurines, medieval rings, and bring them in, clean them up,” she… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/apr/04/monopoly-houses-toy-soldiers-lego-museum-of-plastic-lost-at-sea