I THINK I have the answer to Tom Mackenzie's gripe about litter on our streets, Your Say, August 30.
Having recently returned from Norway where you will not find a drinks can or plastic bottle discarded anywhere, or if you do it is quickly snapped up to claim a returns fee by wandering adults with plastic bin liners or children anxious to supplement their pocket money.
It works like this. An extra charge is incorporated into the cost of drinks cans and plastic bottles which, when returned to an automated machine at the supermarket gives back a slip, with the amount due, to be deducted from your shopping bill.
At the equivalent of 20p for a small can or 25p for a large plastic bottle this was a real incentive to our grandson to cash in.
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Consequently, he did not see much of the Fjords as eyes were firmly glued to the ground.
Could this catch on here?
PAT PRICE (MRS)