The Bag Lady
An Irish Woman is currently celebrating the first anniversasry of her ‘NEEDabag’ campaign to ‘rid the world of plastic bags and rubbish’. Shirley Lewis, also known as the Bag Lady has campaigned in Australia, Britain and Northern Ireland. Originally from Ballymena, she has committed to wearing plastic bags for the next decade to highlight the cause. She spoke by phone to Miriam Gormally about her campaign, and especially about how people react to her wearing plastic bags!