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£20,000 waste fine for council leader who "Let Down" his people

By Greg PitcherA council leader fined £20,000 for running an illegal waste site has been told you let your people down.North Lincolnshire Council leader Donald Stewart (pictured) pleaded guilty to two charges of depositing and treating refuse on his land without a waste-management licence.Scunthorpe Magistrates Court heard how burnt and smashed fridges, cement-bonded asbestos, plastic, metal and other wastes were stored at Holly Tree Farm in Epworth. ...