LONDON — It seems like a nice idea in theory: cleaning up the country so it looks nice for a big birthday party.

But when the guest of honour is a monarch who lives in more than one palace, it turns out that people really aren’t keen on the idea

The chief executive of the “Clean for the Queen” campaign, Adrian Evans, has started doing the media rounds to encourage people to pick up litter in Britain and join clean-up events ahead of the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations in April.

Along with news that communities minister Marcus Jones wants to raise the fines for littering to £150, people on Twitter thought the whole thing was a load of rubbish. Read more…

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The Internet really, really doesn’t want to ‘clean for the Queen’