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Charities have to deal with rubbish left outside shops

Charities in the south say it's costing them thousands of pounds every year to deal with rubbish items being left outside their shops.

Despite prominent signs asking people not to leave donations when the shops are closed, staff are arriving at work having to climb over mountains of rubbish.

One charity, Age Concern - in Christchurch - says the situation is getting worse by the month. Richard Slee reports.