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Court hits fly-tippers with £1000 fine

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Two fly-tippers have been slapped with a combined £1000 pound fine after being taken to court by their council. Natalie Anne Moran, 29, of Theaker Avenue Gainsborough, was ordered to pay £770...

Court crack-down on fly-tippers

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Heavier fines are to be targeted at those found guilty of fly-tipping. Under new sentencing guidelines magistrates are being encouraged to use the highest level of fines to punish those found guilty...

Yobs trash estate

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Hundreds of homes have been targeted by a gang of hoodlums who embarked on a wheelie bin tipping rampage, leaving the streets strewn with waste. Burslem Park Estate in Stoke was left littered in...

Flying Wheelie Bins!

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A wheelie bin which flew through the air and struck a man, as he walked down the pavement in St Albans, has left him hospitalised with a broken leg. The wheelie bin was propelled into the air after...

People sleeping in bins could go undetected

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People sleeping in bins could go undetected by up to two thirds of organisations, a report has found. A report issued by the Chartered Institute of Wastes Management (CIWM) has claimed that only 41...

Shropshire recycling rates up 25%

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Shropshire Council has improved its waste management and plastic recycling figures by 25 per cent after a decision was made to allow tubs, mixed plastic pots, and trays to its kerbside...

Glasgow homes to get bins for recycling food waste

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Glasgow is stepping up its fight against landfill. From Monday 43,000 homes across the city will start being supplied with bins for recycling their food waste. It is a bold move aimed at slashing...
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