Fly-tipped waste dumped by 'scumbags' almost blocks idyllic Clanfield road

A DANGEROUS blockade of waste, including wood, plastic and metal, was found dumped this morning by ‘scumbags’.

Thursday, 22nd April 2021, 2:30 pm
Updated Thursday, 22nd April 2021, 2:35 pm

Fly-tipped rubbish in Petersfield Lane, Clanfield, was strewn across the road – acting as a hazard to road users.

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Pictures taken reveal the waste dumped over a stretch of the idyllic country road with a large mound of items at the end of the litter convoy.

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Fly-tipped rubbish in Petersfield Lane, Clanfield aption: A dangerous blockade of waste, including wood, plastic and metal, was found dumped in Petersfield Lane, Clanfield, this morning (Thursday, April 22). Picture: Dave Pearce

Dave Pearce, who discovered the waste, posted on Clanfield and Catherington Neighbourhood News’ Facebook page: ‘Some scumbags have done it again. Road almost blocked.’

A spokeswoman for East Hampshire District Council, the authority responsible for the area, said: ‘An enforcement officer attended site this morning, followed by a clean-up team from Norse South East.’

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Fly-tipped rubbish in Petersfield Lane, Clanfield aption: A dangerous blockade of waste, including wood, plastic and metal, was found dumped in Petersfield Lane, Clanfield, this morning (Thursday, April 22). Picture: Dave Pearce

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