White goods top fly-tipping table

August 18, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

A list of items most frequently fly-tipped in East Lindsey have been revealed by district council as part of its anti-littering campaign. Electrical white goods are flytipped most often, followed by furniture and children’s toys. Next up is tyres and builders’ rubble. Portfolio holder for the environment, Coun Steve O’Dare said: “Through our Responsible People Campaign we aim to highlight the extent of fly-tipping, littering and dog fouling in East Lindsey in an attempt to […]

Fly-tipping in East Lindsey up almost 20 per cent

October 14, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

East Lindsey District Council has promised fly-tippers will “not be tolerated” after new figures revealed fly-tipping in the district had jumped by 19.7 per cent in just a year. East Lindsey District Council dealt with 1,876 incidents of fly-tipping from July 2012 to June 2013, compared to 1,567 the previous year. Dealing with fly-tipping in East Lindsey costs Council taxpayers around £70,000 per year. The council’s Portfolio Holder for the Environment, Cllr Steve Newton, said: […]

Well fly tip culprits wanted

July 20, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

East Lindsey District Council is appealing for anyone who witnessed or recognises the items from a fly tip at Well near Alford to come forward with information. The fly tip, which cost taxpayers £100 to clear up, was found on July 10 at around 9.15am. The fly tip included an old kitchen, a barbeque and some old cardboard boxes with pictures of garden furniture, including a patio heater. Waste Enforcement Officer, Kristina Gains, said: “Fly […]