People who drop rubbish in Manchester can expect to receive a fine – with a special team of litter busters about to hit the city centre.
Manchester City Council welcomes plans to clean up former landfill sites which have lain derelict for decades and transform them into usable land that will benefit residents.
Heaton Park is to benefit from major improvements under projects funded by a £14.5m airport windfall.
A huge pile of rubbish collected from Manchester city centre’s streets over a single week will be put on display to launch a huge campaign to crack down on the problem.
New Clean and Green Places fund to be spent on a better managed environment for the city.
A woman has been ordered to pay £560 after being caught dumping litter on a street in Gorton.