Don’t Inflate to Celebrate is a UK based campaign raising awareness of the negative impacts of aerial litter – helium balloon and sky lantern releases.

We have been running our campaign since 2009.

The first few years we got in touch with organisations/charities that were planning balloon releases – kindly asking them to reconsider / any future balloon releases (if they had already held a release). We were also visiting schools.

Beach cleans were part of our campaign (and still are). Fortunately here in Dorset, we don’t get plagued with as much aerial litter as some parts of the UK do – although in

We launched on Social Media in 2012 (facebook) to reach more people.