Thanks to David Attenborough and Blue Planet we are at last realising the effect on our planet and its wildlife of the huge amount of plastic that we use and often discard in our daily lives. 

A friend of mine, Gemma Andrews, has decided to do what she can to stop using plastics and has set up a blog with many ideas to help others to the same. 

It’s well worth following: https://alifewithlessplast.wixsite.com/alifewithlessplastic/home/