Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Community service for scrap car and tyre burning

A 12 month community order of 200 hours of unpaid work was given to a man who worked for a Dorset recycling company which illegally broke up and burnt scrap cars. Last June Environment Agency officers found what appeared to be an illegal scrap yard and waste transfer station at a site at Putton Lane, Chickerell. They found several scrap cars scattered around, piles of car parts, and a large bonfire smouldering with the remnants of tyres and wheels. Reports of ...