Sheffield’s flytipping problem

Fly tipping rubbish off Robey Street. Picture: Andrew Roe
Fly tipping rubbish off Robey Street. Picture: Andrew Roe
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These shocking photographs reveal Sheffield’s worst fly-tipping hotspots.

Figures obtained by The Star’s Your Right to Know campaign show the problem affects residents across the city, with discarded bags, rubble and industrial waste even seen in beauty spots.

Fly tipping rubbish off Southey Green Road. Picture: Andrew Roe

Fly tipping rubbish off Southey Green Road. Picture: Andrew Roe

Council officers say they have secured 27 convictions for the offence, which is difficult to prove as it often happens during the night.

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Fly tipping rubbish off Southey Green Road. Picture: Andrew Roe

Fly tipping rubbish off Southey Green Road. Picture: Andrew Roe

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