Huge load of household goods dumped in Manchester Road alleyway

Residents of Manchester Road have been left frustrated following a continual spate of fly-tipping down nearby alleyways.

These images of the dumped goods were taken today, 16 November around 12.30pm.

Items dumped include beds, mattresses, carpets and even suitcases.

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Several alleyways have become unusable and the problem seems to continue to get worse.

One resident said “This road is no more a residential area, it is a commercial area. I am not happy at all.”

It is believed that certain local residents are now using this alleyway as a dumping ground for unwanted household goods.

Swindon Borough Council states that “Fly-tipping is the illegal dumping of rubbish. Swindon Borough Council collects fly-tipped materials from public land and is responsible for the enforcement of the fly-tipping regulations.”

To report a fly tipping problem visit Swindon Borough Council’s website.