Over sixty tonnes of waste removed from two Sligo bogs

Over sixty tonnes of waste have had to be removed from two bogs in Co Sligo.

After a clean-up operation over thirty tonnes of rubbish was removed from Tullacusheen bog, while thirty five tonnes was removed from Cloncoose bog.

Sligo County Council say that illegal dumping is a huge problem.

Siobhan Gillen is an Environmental Officer with the council: