Flytipper hit with hefty fine

A flytipper has been hit with a hefty fine after admitting to paying 'a man with a van' who dumped building waste on the public highway.

'Man with a van' dumped waste

A flytipper has been hit with a hefty fine after admitting to paying 'a man with a van' who dumped building waste on the public highway. Tarjinder Singh (Tony) Ghatahora was fined a total of £3,165 - including £400 costs awarded to Reading Borough Council.

The successful prosecution followed a report from Reading Borough Council's Housing team of flytipping on the service road behind Barnsdale Road, Whitley on May 2nd this year.