Once again we’ve been called to remove fly tipping in the Wrexham area – this time at Corkscrew Lane in Pentre Bychan.

There was also a similar number of bags in another lay-by – all neatly bagged and just dumped for us to remove.

The trouble is removing it costs money. We have to send a team to not only remove it, but also to see if it contains any identifying items such as letters or packaging labels, so we can tackle the offenders.

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The person who reported it described it as “A sad world that we live in today when people can do this on a lovely country lane” – and we couldn’t agree more.

If you know who the offender is, please contact us on 01978 298989 – any information you give us will be treated in confidence.

“It beggars belief”

Cllr David A Bithell, Lead Member for the Environment and Transport, said: “The sad part of this is that whoever dumped this rubbish had to drive to the area – why couldn’t they have taken a little bit more time and trouble and taken it to one of our Household Recycling Centres?

“It beggars belief that they go to this much trouble and risk a court appearance and a hefty fine, rather than dispose of it properly.

“I urge anyone who has any information about this or other fly-tipping to come forward and help us stop those who prefer to blight our lovely communities with their waste.”

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