Category - Generic

Below are all the articles which were published in the Generic category.

Our View – Fly-Tipping

Posted on February 13, 2020 in Generic

The BBC Shared Data Unit has researched fly-tipping and found large-scale fly-tipping - defined as tipper lorry load or more in size - has more than doubled in six years; last year, councils faced a £12.8m bill to clear more than 36,200 large tips; that accounted for more than a fifth of the overall cost of clearing fly-tips.


Captive & Controlled – Domestic Abuse in Rural Areas

Posted on July 11, 2019 in Generic

The National Rural Crime Network is revealing a shocking picture of domestic abuse in rural Britain with hidden victims – isolated, unsupported and unprotected – who are being failed by the system, services and those around them.