Harbour Nights: Crime Scene

An aspiring environmental prosecutor writes:

A gigantic sand sculpture will grace Front Street as a part of Wednesday's Harbour Nights. Let's hope it's made out of debris from Club Med. Because if it is made out of beach sand, it will be a clear violation of the law which forbids the removal of any sand from the beaches.

The reader is correct I think. I believe the Act that covers it is the Sports, Camping and Recreational Areas Act 1977:


6 Any person who within a declared area—
(a) wilfully takes, removes or destroys any plant, tree or shrub, or makes any excavation or removes any sand, stone or soil; or

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