Long stretch of trash found along beach at East Coast Park

Trash found on the beach at East Coast Park, on May 28, 2019.
Trash found on the beach at East Coast Park, on May 28, 2019.ST PHOTO: ZHANG XUAN
Trash found on the beach at East Coast Park, on May 28, 2019.
Trash found on the beach at East Coast Park, on May 28, 2019.ST PHOTO: ZHANG XUAN
Trash found on the beach at East Coast Park, on May 28, 2019.
Trash found on the beach at East Coast Park, on May 28, 2019.ST PHOTO: ZHANG XUAN
A worker clearing the trash from the beach in East Coast Park.
A worker clearing the trash from the beach in East Coast Park.ST PHOTO: ZHANG XUAN

SINGAPORE - A 200m stretch of beach at East Coast Park was strewn with plastic bottles, wooden debris and household items on Tuesday morning (May 28), a sight that startled regular joggers and fitness enthusiasts.

Said Straits Times reader Laura Stanners: "It is the biggest amount of trash - and the worst - I've seen along this beach." The 33-year-old banking employee often goes for walks in the park.

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