Illegal dumping

Waste criminals fined £1,440 for illegal dumping

Waste criminals fined £1,440 for illegal dumping

The Environment Agency has prosecuted Brian Ward, Patrick Ward and Patrick Ward (unrelated), at Wimbledon Magistrates Court for illegal dumping....

June 28, 2022

Reward for information about culprits who dumped milk on Antrim coast

Reward for information about culprits who dumped milk on Antrim coast

A DUP councillor has offered a reward for catching those responsible for dumping milk cartons off the Antrim coast in...

January 8, 2021

Farmer to fly-tippers: ‘I’m going to bring a load of buffalo dung and tip it in your shop’

Farmer to fly-tippers: ‘I’m going to bring a load of buffalo dung and tip it in your shop’

Well-known buffalo farmer and butcher Steven Mitchell, best known for his business ‘The Buffalo Farm’, has taken to social media...

October 28, 2020

Hazardous waste dumped on farm in Dumfriesshire

Hazardous waste dumped on farm in Dumfriesshire

A lorry-load of asbestos sheets dumped on a farm near Annan has shown the major flaws that exist in Scotland’s...

October 20, 2020

Flytipping: ‘Scotland’s beautiful countryside continues to be blighted by people’s rubbish’

Flytipping: ‘Scotland’s beautiful countryside continues to be blighted by people’s rubbish’

Scotland’s leading rural and environmental organisations have written an open letter to Roseanna Cunningham MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate...

September 19, 2020

Farmer accused of dumping ‘stinking’ silage bales in row with holidaymakers

Farmer accused of dumping ‘stinking’ silage bales in row with holidaymakers

A Scottish farmer has been accused of dumping “stinking” bales of silage in a car park in John O’Groats in...

September 15, 2020

Dead calves found dumped in plastic bags

Dead calves found dumped in plastic bags

Up to six dead calves have been found dumped in Co. Antrim in the past 24 hours in a “disgusting...

January 11, 2019