Central Fly Tipping

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Fly-tipping: Entire van loads of rubbish emptied into Walsall canal

The Canal and River Trust have to rely on an army of volunteers to tackle fly-tipping. They're using special boats to get to hard-to-reach parts.

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Eight tonnes of rubbish removed in last six months at a Birmingham station

The embankment on the West Coast mainline even has an industrial crate that has rolled down. Local residents say the problem extends further around the area.

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'They're scumbags': huge rise in fly-tipping during Covid pandemic

Fly-tipping rates on the rise since the first lockdown in March. One man was threatened with a crowbar when he confronted illegal dumpers.