Tag Archives : fly tipping

Council team work through the night to clear rubbish dumped on the A38

More than 1.3 tonnes were collected from a four mile stretch of the Plymouth parkway on Friday night. A crew of four people from the Council’s Street Cleansing department have been clearing a section of the A38 between Plympton Hill and Manadon roundabout. Crews removed 116 bags of collected waste, 11 bags of fly tipped […]

Fly tippers face hefty fines in Plymouth

  Fly-tippers in Plymouth will now face £400 fixed penalty notices. The decision has now been approved to impose the maximum level allowed under new powers granted to local authorities by the government last month. Fixed penalty notices of £400, reduced to £300 if paid within 10 days, will now be issued for small-scale offences […]

Folk asked to keep up good Stonehouse keeping!

Families in Stonehouse are being asked to help keep the area special. The area is to be the focus of a month-long campaign by the Council to sort out the niggling problems that let the neighbourhood down and encourage people to take more pride in where they live. Around 600 homes around Wyndham Square and […]

Site owners fined

Owners of an eyesore site have been ordered to pay a fine of £8,000 for consistently failing to take action to stop fly tipping on their land. Newton Abbot-based Samara Investments Ltd, which owns an area of land at Ernesettle Lane, were found guilty in their absence of failing to comply with the requirements of […]