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Polluted coastlines: Essex and Suffolk have some of the worst

New figures show record levels of litter on our beaches.

Research from the Marine Conservation Society found that Essex and Suffolk have some of the most polluted coastlines in the country.

The results were from the 'Great British Beach Clean' and experts warn if the problem isn't tackled it will have devastating effects on wildlife and could even enter our food chain.

Watch ITV News Anglia's Becky Jago interviewing Luca Bonaccorsi from the Marine Conservation Society.