Skip firm owner fined 20,000 over unauthorised dump

Jun 28, 2011 | Posted by: Sidsaucer | Full story: www.thisiswiltshire.co.uk

The owner of a skip company, who set up an illegal waste transfer station, has been hit with a fine exceeding 20,000. Nick Kearns, of Quick Time Skips, continued to process waste at a site in Cheney Manor - despite repeated warnings from the Environment Agency. The 45-year-old was fined a total of 11,400 and over 10,000 in costs and a 15 victim surcharge after pleading guilty to three offences at Swindon Magistrates Court. Lal Nawbatt prosecuted for the EA.

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Dam fly tipping

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No one or body is above the law...Lets respect constituted authority...
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'Skip firm owner fined 20,000 over unauthorised dump'

Should have used a toilet LOL

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Let this example serve as a deterrent to others...

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Environmental wastes,though good for agriculture,but despite its goodness to agriculture,it is very very harmful to human health and it also makes our environment to to be unhygienic..."Cleanliness they say is next to Godliness"...

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