School children got a huge shock when they turned up to their usual swimming lesson to find the pool full of plastic waste. Pupils from a primary school, in Measham, were expecting a normal swimming lesson but got more than they bargained for.
The school's deputy head said that the school had organised the stunt to tie in with pupils' lessons on the environment and the dangers of plastic pollution. She said: "The reaction of the children was quite profound. "The first thing they said was - 'It's just like the sea'.
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