Monthly Archives: September 2018

Pollution Penalty for Staffordshire Farmer

A farmer in Staffordshire was fined recently following pollution of Gayton Brook, Staffordshire where 3,000 fish perished. In a prosecution brought by the Environment Agency, the Staffordshire farmer pleaded guilty to three charges of breaching Environmental Regulations following two pollution incidents and failing to provide adequate effluent storage. The first incident occurred in September 2015…
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