BOB fm - You'll hear all sorts of stuff

Listen Live

The Bob Mob

Join the BOB Mob!

ABOVE: @EHertsRrlPolice discovered this fly-tipped rubbish on Gore Lane in High Cross on Wednesday

On-the-spot fines for fly-tipping have been issued more than 110 times in Herts, Beds and Bucks - in the first year of a crackdown.

Nationally, Councils have collected more than £750,000 from people illegally dumping rubbish in the year to May.

56 fixed penalty notices were issued in Luton, 27 in Bedford - there have been another 6 in Welwyn Hatfield and 7 in Hertsmere. For a more indepth look at the number of fines issued, see below.

The report comes after significant cases of dumped rubbish on Gore Lane in Hooks Cross yesterday and Holwell Hyde on Monday.

:: The data below does not include whether councils took someone to court - which can lead to a fine.

Local Authority Number of fixed penalty notices (FPNs) issued for fly-tipping from May 9, 2016 to May 8, 2017 Total amount collected from notices
Bedford 27 £2,200
Broxbourne 5 £1,200
Central Bedfordshire 3 £600
Dacorum 5 £1,000
Hertsmere 7 £1,200
Luton 56 £11,450
St Albans 2 £600
Welwyn Hatfield 6 £1,140

 

 

More from Local News

Here's some stuff
we've played...

Turn Your Know To BOB - Listen on Digital Radio