Tag Archives: Environmental Protection Act

Litter dumping residents up in court in Blackburn

Three Blackburn with Darwen residents have been prosecuted for environmental offences around the towns. In separate cases, Nashrin Ugradar, of Limbrick, Blackburn and Habib Kothari, of Rolleston Road, Blackburn were charged with failing to produce a trade agreement for the correct disposal of waste from their businesses. Lee Craig, of Hollin Bridge, Blackburn, was charged, again in a separate case, …

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Council campaign to name and shame fly tippers continues

Blackburn with Darwen Council are continuing with the campaign to publicly name and shame local residents who are caught fly tipping. The latest prosecutions involve residents not disposing of their rubbish correctly after it was found dumped near their homes. Miss Janet Clough, of Highfield Street, Darwen was charged with failing to comply with a Section 46 notice of the Environmental …

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Blackburn Council continue to prosecute fly-tippers

Blackburn with Darwen Council have taken more action against a householder who did clear rubbish from his land. Tanveer Hussain, of 425 Audley Range Blackburn , was charged with failing to comply with section 92A Notice of the Environmental Protection Act, by failing to clean up his land. The case was brought before Blackburn Magistrates Court by Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council …

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Court fines more residents for dumping rubbish – This time on the same road

[caption id=”attachment_235303″ align=”alignleft” width=”300″] Councillor Faryad Hussain[/caption] Blackburn with Darwen Council are continuing to prosecute residents who dump rubbish as part of their zero tolerance policy, as two more people face fines. The most recent cases were both brought to court after rubbish was dumped behind properties on Accrington Road, Blackburn. Councillor Faryad Hussain, executive member for environmental improvement and …

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Blackburn with Darwen Council name and shame fly tippers

Blackburn with Darwen Council are continuing with their policy of publicly naming and shaming residents who are found guilty of fly tipping. Two Blackburn residents were found guilty of with failing to comply with a Section 46 notice of the Environmental Protection Act 1990, by not disposing of their rubbish properly, after hearings at Blackburn Magistrates Court. Mrs Sheila McLachlan, of …

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Whalley New Road Resident fined for Dumping Rubbish in Blackburn

A woman has been ordered to pay £215 after being prosecuted for dumping bags of rubbish near her home for a second time. Natasha Scott, of Whalley New Road, Blackburn was charged with failing to comply with a Section 46 notice of the Environmental Protection Act 1990, by not disposing of her rubbish properly. The case was brought before Blackburn …

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Blackburn Man Fined for dumping rubbish in back alley

A Blackburn man has been fined for repeatedly dumping rubbish in his back street. David Hartley was found guilty of constantly leaving bin bags full of rubbish in the back alley of Leamington Road, Blackburn, over the summer. Blackburn with Darwen Council‘s environmental crime officers said his actions led to other residents starting to leave their black bags in the …

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