Manchester City Council

Manchester arena attack

People who wish to gather at 10.31pm one week on from the terrorist atrocity will come together at St Ann's Square.


Environmental problems Smoke and fire

Commercial - burning of waste

Businesses should not burn ANY commercial waste, not even cardboard, they have a legal obligation to dispose of waste in a legal manner, which does not include burning.

Alternatively, if you believe the fire is dangerous, please call the Fire and Rescue Service immediately on 999!

The police can also prosecute anyone who allows smoke to drift across a road causing a danger to road users.

We will..

Investigate and take formal action immediately.

In addition any dark or black smoke from burning at business premises is also an offence, and if witnessed can result in prosecution.

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