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#Litter

Putting a paper cup into a bin
No rubbish excuses: Extra bins installed in Scunthorpe as war on litter louts intensifies

A suite of new waste bins is being installed in the Crosby area of Scunthorpe – with street cleaning rounds…

18 August 2022
Photo of litter with the words 'Show a Litter Respect' warning of £150 fines
More than 1,800 people hit with litter fines

Selfish litter louts have been fined 1,846 times in the past year as part of North Lincolnshire Council’s crackdown on environmental crime.…

13 January 2022
Cllr Waltham with Scunthorpe High Street retailers holding the high street rules banners
Love Scunthorpe: Retailers, shoppers and council unite in bid to stamp out anti-social behaviour in high street

Nuisance cyclists, litter louts and beggars are being targeted in a new campaign designed to make Scunthorpe’s High Street a…

7 December 2021
Holly Mumby Croft, Rob Waltham, James Todd and two waste operatives behind new town centre litter bin
Government investment buys new town centre bins

New bins have been installed in Scunthorpe town centre as part of continued Government investment to revitalise  the High Street.…

1 December 2021
Dumped rubbish and debris in the back yard of a terraced house
Landlord fined over rubbish-filled garden

A landlord has been fined after ignoring two warnings to get rubbish on their property cleaned up. A Community Protection…

21 October 2021
Photo of litter with the words 'Show a Litter Respect' warning of £150 fines
Litter louts hit with more than 250 fines in past two months

Enforcement officers handed out 251 fixed penalty notices for dropped litter in August and September. North Lincolnshire Council, in partnership…

20 October 2021
Graphic telling people to Show A Litter Respect
Litter fine dodgers dealt with in court

Six North Lincolnshire residents have been ordered to pay fines, plus court costs and a victim surcharge, after dropping litter.…

13 August 2021
Graphic telling people to Show A Litter Respect
Caught on camera: Council adds to armoury to open new front in war on fly-tipping and littering

Council leaders have stepped up their war on litter louts by launching an online portal where people can upload videos…

15 July 2021
Six large red bins in a warehouse
New bins are far from rubbish

North Lincolnshire Council is installing 75 new extra-capacity bins in lay-bys as part of our war on litter. The bright…

10 June 2021
Flytipped rubbish and debris by the side of the road on a frosty day
Fines warning in clampdown on fly-tippers

North Lincolnshire Council has declared war on waste by helping communities take pride in their own areas and coming down…

5 May 2021
Logo advertising the Great British Spring Clean
Litter Heroes urged to sign up to the Great British Spring Clean

North Lincolnshire’s Litter Heroes are being called upon to take part in this year’s Great British Spring Clean between 28…

3 May 2021
Three peopl ein high vis collecting litter from grass verge alongside a busy road
Fantastic results for Earth Day from mass litter-pick and wildflower operation

More than three tonnes of litter, 13 tyres and even a 45-gallon drum of waste oil have been cleared from…

22 April 2021
Photo of a bee on a wildflow
A18 to undergo clean-up and wildflower transformation

A mass litter-pick and wildflower planting is taking place on one of the region’s major roads this weekend. North Lincolnshire…

14 April 2021
Photograph of councillors with litter signage on Bottesford Beck
We’re not messing – £150 penalties for litter louts as new environmental crime crackdown launched

Litter louts and dog foulers in Scunthorpe are being urged to show ‘a litter respect’ as a council-led crackdown on…

25 November 2020
Discarded tin cans in a bin bag
River clean-up volunteers find fencing, a motorbike helmet and a Mr Potato Head

A new community volunteer group set up in East Halton Skitter to protect local wildlife and keep the Humber litter-free…

19 November 2020