Avonmouth residents demand tests after fly infestation

Residents in Avonmouth have launched a petition calling for regular tests on air quality around their homes. It follows complaints of dust and flies coming from industries in the neighbouring port of Bristol.

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Bristol MP to hold parliamentary debate over flies

Bristol MP Charlotte Leslie will hold a parliamentary debate on an infestation of flies in Avonmouth.

The waste causing the headache for residents has been removed and the recycling company responsible, Boomeco, has been forced to stop operating by the Environment Agency.

But residents like Georgina Dimambro say the flies are still causing huge problems:

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