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Cleaning gum off the streets

Leah has a go at cleaning gum from the street

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If you walk around any town or city, you'll probably see lots of little round pieces of old chewing gum stuck to the pavements.

But have you ever wondered who has to get rid of it all?

It costs millions of pounds every year to clean up the sticky stuff when people spit it out onto the streets.

Leah went to meet a gum cleaning squad in Kent, south-east England, and got stuck in!

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