Homes dwarfed by stinking 18,000 tonne waste mountain

It's 40ft high and 70ft wide and growing by the day. And not surprisingly the residents of Cornwall Drive in Bromley are not impressed.

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  1. Simon Harris: Political Correspondent

Huge steaming pile of rubbish knocks house prices

  • The rubbish pile is believed to contain up to 18,000 tonnes of waste from demolition sites and skips
  • The waste mountain has led to the unique situation of a London street where property prices are going down, not up
  • The Enviroment Agency is taking legal action to try to force the operators of the site, Waste4Fuel Ltd, to clear the rubbish

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