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Sligo County Council is investigating after a large amount of rubbish was illegally dumped at one of the most scenic locations in the west of the county. The dumping occurred near Lough Easkey, on the road through the Ox Mountains from Dromore West to Tubbercurry. Among the items discarded were…

Seven new waste-dumping sites have been brought to the attention of Donegal County Council since the recent RTE investigates programme. The information was revealed by the executive of the Council at a special meeting of the Environment committee of Donegal County Council today. The Council says it’s actively investigating all…

Sligo County Council has been told that illegal dumping is now at epidemic levels. One and a half tonnes of rubbish was recently collected by council litter wardens along the Collooney bypass. Meanwhile Cllr Sinead MaGuire says that just last weekend 40 bags of rubbish where lifted by volunteers in…

A local nature expert has said that hefty fines should be handed out to people who are caught dumping in the Garavogue River. Glass and plastic bottles and empty tins can regularly been seen when the tide is low. And Michael Bell who runs Nature Learn in Ballymote says from…

Sligo Tidy Towns are disappointed with today’s results in the Businesses Against Litter survey. The survey which is carried out annually by the national group shows that Sligo town has dropped 9 points from the previous survey. Meanwhile, Letterkenny improved it’s position to 25th place in the league table that’s…