Charged £20 a year to walk bins through garden gate

There's been outrage from people living in a Leicestershire town after being told they'll have to pay to use their back garden gate.

The local council has decided to charge residents in Ibstock for using a plot of land behind their homes.

One woman says it will cost her £20 a year just to put her bin out.


Garden Gate Charges

Residents living on Leicester Road, Ibstock, Leicestershire, are up in arms after being told by the council they have to pay up to £90-a-year to use their back garden gate.