Rubbish and bikes

POLICE are investigating a recent increase in the illegal use of off-road bikes and rubbish being dumped at Clay Lane, Earls Barton.

Officers say they are making frequent visits to this area to deal with the problems.

A police spokesman said: “A detailed presentation has been compiled highlighting the issues, and a multi-agency meeting has been arranged to discuss ways of tackling the issue. Police warning signs have also been produced and have been displayed in prominent positions at the location.”

Flytipping is an offence which carries a fine of up to £50,000 or six months in prison. To report an incident in the Wellingborough area call 01933 229777.