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South West beaches are the dirtiest in the country

Beaches in the South West are the worst in the country for rubbish Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA

The amount of rubbish found on South West beaches is the worst in the country.

The Marine Conservation Society says it's risen by eighty nine per cent in a year. It's partly blaming an increase in the use of wet wipes - fifty per cent more have been found on beaches across the UK this year.