Large piles of building waste dumped on Dan Mason Drive
Building waste dumped on Dan Mason Drive. Picture: Cllr John Todd
Two large mounds of building waste have been flytipped in the Dukes Meadows area.
The rubbish was dumped sometime before this Tuesday morning (27 October) on Dan Mason Drive about 100 yards east of the entrance to the Dukes Meadows Sports Club.
The incident has been reported to Hounslow Council by Cllr John Todd.
The closure of the underpass on Dan Mason Drive means there is no longer any through traffic at this point.
In 2019, Hounslow Council issued 4,803 Fixed Penalty Notices in relation to flytipping and littering on both public and private land.
Reports suggest that flytipping more than doubled in the UK following lockdown and has continued at a higher level even with the partial reopening of council dumps.
Residents can report any flytipping they encounter via the FixMyStreet app.
Like Reading Articles Like This? Help Us Produce More
This site remains committed to providing local community news and public interest journalism.
Articles such as the one above are integral to what we do. We aim to feature as much as possible on local societies, charities based in the area, fundraising efforts by residents, community-based initiatives and even helping people find missing pets.
We've always done that and won't be changing, in fact we'd like to do more.
However, the readership that these stories generates is often below that needed to cover the cost of producing them. Our financial resources are limited and the local media environment is intensely competitive so there is a constraint on what we can do.
We are therefore asking our readers to consider offering financial support to these efforts. Any money given will help support community and public interest news and the expansion of our coverage in this area.
A suggested monthly payment is £8 but we would be grateful for any amount for instance if you think this site offers the equivalent value of a subscription to a daily printed newspaper you may wish to consider £20 per month. If neither of these amounts is suitable for you then contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we can set up an alternative. All payments are made through a secure web site.
One-off donations are also appreciated. Choose The Amount You Wish To Contribute.
If you do support us in this way we'd be interested to hear what kind of articles you would like to see more of on the site – send your suggestions to the editor.
For businesses we offer the chance to be a corporate sponsor of community content on the site. For £30 plus VAT per month you will be the designated sponsor of at least one article a month with your logo appearing if supplied. If there is a specific community group or initiative you'd like to support we can make sure your sponsorship is featured on related content for a one off payment of £50 plus VAT. All payments are made through a secure web site.
October 28, 2020