A pensioner has been fined £80 by Ealing Council for littering whilst she fed pigeons.

The 71-year-old woman was giving bread to the birds when council officers handed her with a penalty notice.

The unnamed pensioner was enjoying feeding the pigeons in Haven Green in Ealing, west London, when she was fined.

She was given a penalty notice on Haven Green in Ealing, west London. Credit: Google Street View

An on-the-spot fixed-penalty notice (FPN) was issued after officers witnessed a shredded loaf of bread being thrown on the floor.

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