READER LETTER: Releasing balloons is the same as throwing litter out of a car window

WITH regard to the story “Staff celebrate 100 years of care” (Daily Echo, November 13), while I admire the wonderful work of our medical professionals and the occupational therapists, I was saddened to see that you highlighted the fact that the hospital staff celebrated their 100 years of occupational therapy work with the release of 100 balloons.