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    Victory for the environment: 5p charge cuts use of plastic bags by 6bn

    Taking six billion plastic bags out of circulation is fantastic news for all of us. It will mean our precious marine life is safer, our communities are cleaner and future generations won't be saddled with mountains of plastic sat taking hundreds of years to break down in landfill sites.
    Environment minister Therese Coffey
    New 5p Charge For Plastic Bags