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A great deal of litter discarded by mindless motorists

Reported via desktop in the Litter category anonymously at 09:34, Monday 12 April 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

The problem is simply a great deal of litter which has been discarded by drivers. Members of the public have complained to me as clerk to a local parish council (this is NOT in my area) so I am just passing the information on.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England concerning litter on the M5. We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 26 April 2021.

    Can we please ask that you check back on this date for an update.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 13:19, Tuesday 13 April 2021

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England about litter on the M5 around junction 26.

    Our inspection team have visited the area and have collected litter from the slip roads as best they could. The remaining litter will now be collected during our cyclical works.

    Kind regards Highways England

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by National Highways at 12:59, Monday 26 April 2021

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