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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #450 on: August 07, 2016, 09:29:51 am »
A Sunday walker has called me to say that a new load of fly-tipping has been dumped on the bend on Bradmore Lane almost blocking the road. Apparently there is space for a car to get through, but the local walker is reporting it to police and the council as a hazard. If anyone walks that way and is able to take a picture, please post in this thread. Thanks
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #451 on: May 28, 2017, 09:23:31 am »
Bit of a mess at the top of Bulls Lane this morning. There is another pile of rubble further down the road towards Thunder Bridge.

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #452 on: June 11, 2017, 02:09:17 pm »
If the council is going to charge the non-fly-tippers 35 a year for disposing of our garden waste, it needs a plan for dealing with those who choose not to pay and find other means. I don't see why those of us who cough up should have to put up with this. Photo taken at junction of the BOAT Green Lanes with West End Lane north of Wildhill.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #453 on: June 11, 2017, 02:37:26 pm »
...of course, it is possible that the nearby borough of Enfield, where this is an epidemic, is now totally full of fly-tipped waste, and they're looking further afield.
 

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #454 on: November 27, 2017, 03:50:37 pm »
Just walked along West End Lane north of Wildhill and spotted 17 black bin bags of rubbish in the hedgerow on the north side of the lane between the two bends from Green Lanes to the Essendon BOAT. It looks like someone has driven along while someone else has chucked the bags into the hedgerow at regular intervals. It amazes me what sort of animals does this sort of thing while so many in the community recycle and do their best to take responsibility for the planet. Reported to WHBC. One of the 17 pictured below.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #455 on: November 27, 2017, 03:52:10 pm »
There is an abandoned caravan on the east side of West End Lane, Wildhill between The Woodman and The Candlestick. I have reported it to the council.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #456 on: November 30, 2017, 02:17:24 pm »
Just walked along West End Lane north of Wildhill and spotted 17 black bin bags of rubbish in the hedgerow on the north side of the lane between the two bends from Green Lanes to the Essendon BOAT. It looks like someone has driven along while someone else has chucked the bags into the hedgerow at regular intervals. It amazes me what sort of animals does this sort of thing while so many in the community recycle and do their best to take responsibility for the planet. Reported to WHBC. One of the 17 pictured below.
That will take you some time to illustrate on your fly tipping map.
 

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #457 on: November 30, 2017, 03:11:21 pm »
That will take you some time to illustrate on your fly tipping map.

I gave up updating the map some time ago, Larry. It became 1) too much work, and 2) too depressing.  :(
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #458 on: December 30, 2017, 02:50:34 pm »
Yet again, the byway (14) between Wildhill and Essendon has been totally blocked at the junction with West End Lane. Someone has dumped another load of rubbish. Take care if you walk that way, there are some sharp objects. Horses & bikes won't be able to get through until it's cleared. I have reported it to the council.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #459 on: January 23, 2018, 12:24:31 pm »
I see someone has flytipped what looks like a old fridge on the pathway at the bottom of Moffats, thought this sort of activity was confined to country roads.
 

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Are you missing a delivery of your latest Next catalogue?
« Reply #460 on: January 26, 2018, 03:03:20 pm »
Just spotted a host of catalogues dumped in the ditch in Bulls Lane.

I don't know if someone knows how to tweet Next and the council (if they are the appropriate people)? This should be an easy prosecution, ;) as the names of the intended recipients are clearly on the packaging, so Next could trace who was supposed to deliver the catalogues.
 

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #461 on: January 26, 2018, 03:05:55 pm »
And this is the round involved...
 

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #462 on: January 31, 2018, 09:39:52 am »
I emailed NEXT to let them know and have received this reply.

Thank you for your email.
 
Could I please have the address of where the Directories have been dumped and I can pass this on to Hermes who will have them removed and escalate the complaint.
 
Kind regards,
Christine | Next Customer Services Team


Can someone give a specific location (post code or nearest junction) so we can let them know.
 

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #463 on: February 03, 2018, 10:44:12 am »
I contacted PCSO Sam Griffin a few days ago. She was going to have a look. Apparently, the police don't deal with it, but she was going to be in touch with the council. I've not heard back, though, so must chase it up. I'm glad you contacted Next, and interesting that they use Hermes.
 

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #464 on: April 25, 2018, 09:28:25 am »
Seven fridge freezers dumped down Bradmore Lane. It's been reported to the council. Have you had a restaurant refurbished recently? Could these be yours?

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #465 on: April 25, 2018, 09:54:02 am »
Just tweeted info.

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #466 on: April 25, 2018, 01:43:39 pm »
I reported the freezers yesterday

Hopefully something will get done
 
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #467 on: April 25, 2018, 02:30:16 pm »
I reported the freezers yesterday

Hopefully something will get done

I tweeted the pictures to the WHT and they've used them in their story.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #468 on: April 25, 2018, 04:47:33 pm »
Not an excuse for fly-tipping, but perhaps part of the problem...

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #469 on: April 25, 2018, 05:10:55 pm »
Yes. Mine was the very last car squeezed in on Sunday morning at Cranborne Road before they closed the gates.
And yet one of the dominant parties is crowing about the quality and low cost of its public services such as these on TV party political broadcasts at the moment.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #470 on: May 01, 2018, 07:13:23 am »
Just drove down Bradmore Lane and approx 10 more fridges have been dumped on the bend.
I will let the council know.
 
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #471 on: May 01, 2018, 09:45:28 am »
Just drove down Bradmore Lane and approx 10 more fridges have been dumped on the bend.
I will let the council know.

Thanks Peppermint. I went down and took some pictures. 13 fridge freezers this time. I have put together a photogallery on North Mymms News.

13 fridge freezers dumped on Bradmore Lane Brookmans Park
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #472 on: May 01, 2018, 11:04:10 am »
Some of the original fridge owners could be tracked down via the serial nos/ manufacturers/ retailer/ warranty/ payment info. and then asked who they paid to dispose of them. However, that depends on whether the council and/or police have enough resource to investigate this before the trail goes cold!
 
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #473 on: May 01, 2018, 11:17:04 am »
Some of the original fridge owners could be tracked down via the serial nos/ manufacturers/ retailer/ warranty/ payment info. and then asked who they paid to dispose of them. However, that depends on whether the council and/or police have enough resource to investigate this before the trail goes cold!

Thanks for that. I have added that information to the article on North Mymms News.
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #474 on: May 01, 2018, 02:28:55 pm »
Gave the WHT permission to use our pictures, which they have along with providing attribution and a link to North Mymms News.

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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #476 on: May 07, 2018, 12:07:14 pm »
Bradmore Lane closed today due to fly tipping  >:(
 
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Re: Fly tipping in the local countryside
« Reply #477 on: May 07, 2018, 04:07:50 pm »
Bradmore Lane closed today due to fly tipping  >:(

Thanks, half a dozen images of the damage in this report on North Mymms News. Fortunately, perhaps, the are some items of personal mail - one with a Waltham Cross address - which have been photographed and sent to the relevant authorities.

Fly-tipping closes Bradmore Lane, Brookmans Park - again
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