Vigilante flags up dog poo problem

An angry resident has flagged-up the issue of dog mess by placing ‘Dog Poo Alert’ flags in the poo. The unknown dog poo vigilante has taken a stand against irresponsible dog owners in Shinewater. The flags also now serve to warn pedestrians. The Herald would love to hear from the person behind the flags. Are you the dog poo vigilante? Get in touch by calling reporter Juliet Mead on 01323 414484 or by emailing

This comes just two weeks before Eastbourne’s dog warden is to be scrapped. The post was made redundant in a council shake up announced last month.