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Carlisle Dairy Farm gives back to local environment after polluting river with slurry

Landspreading affected a tributary of the River Eden The Glebe Farm, Hethersgill, near Carlisle, has completed an Enforcement Undertaking following a pollution incident when farm slurry entered Highberries Beck, a […]

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United Utilities gives back to local environment after polluting river with ferric solution

United Utilities gives back to local environment after polluting river with ferric solution

United Utilities PLC has completed an Enforcement Undertaking following a pollution incident where spill of acidic ferric salt solution from Rivington Water Treatment Works caused a significant fish kill in […]

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Southern Water punished over ‘shocking’ wastewater spills

Southern Water punished over ‘shocking’ wastewater spills

Southern Water has been hit with a record £126m punishment for spills of wastewater into the environment from its sewage plants and for deliberately misreporting its performance. The penalty will […]

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‘Man with a Van’ fly-tipped in East Yorkshire layby – resident fined

‘Man with a Van’ fly-tipped in East Yorkshire layby – resident fined

AN EAST Yorkshire resident has been fined after hiring a rogue ‘Man with a Van’ who then fly-tipped his rubbish. Thomas Mavin, of High Street, Holme On Spalding Moor, paid […]

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Nottinghamshire farming companies fined £28,000 for pollution that killed fish

Nottinghamshire farming companies fined £28,000 for pollution that killed fish

Two Nottinghamshire farming companies have been fined a total of £28,800 for causing pollution to a pond through the discharge of maize silage effluent from Sutton Grange farm in Sutton-cum-Lound […]

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Severn Trent Water fined £500K for raw sewage spill

Severn Trent Water fined £500K for raw sewage spill

A water company has been fined £500,000 after thousands of gallons of raw sewage flooded a park in Birmingham. Severn Trent Water said it was “truly sorry” for the spillage […]

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