Overflowing litter bins in Portrush earlier this summer.
THE Environment Minster has assured Causeway Coast and Glens Council that its demand for a hike in fines handed out for dog fouling and littering will be considered.
Cloonavin's head of Environmental Health wrote to Minister Edwin Poots in June after receiving a wave of complaints over rubbish strewn beaches.
At the time Northern Ireland's population had just been released from lockdown restrictions and visitors were flocking north to enjoy sunny weather.
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