Brighton councillors have apologised for rubbish left on the streets after unofficial strikes in the city.
ITV News Meridian has been out on the streets today and taken these pictures of rotting rubbish.
Residents are split over the dispute with some people supporting the industrial action
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So how hot is it across Wales? Well official weather temperatures show we're basking in summer conditions not seen for ten years.
The Met Office has today issued a Level 3 Heatwave Alert for the South East Region
Wednesday afternoon's weather for the east of the region