Keep up with Armagh i

‘Despicable’ dumping in one of county Armagh’s most beautiful areas

Dumping in Bernish

Dumping is a huge problem in one of county Armagh’s most scenic areas, according to councillor Liz Kimmins.

She has called on residents in the Bernish area to work with the PSNI and NMD Council to tackle dumping in the area.

“This is an ongoing problem in the Bernish area,” she said.

“It’s absolutely despicable that some people think it’s ok to dump their household rubbish in this beautiful part of the district.

Dumping in Bernish

Dumping in Bernish

“Not only does it show no respect for our countryside and environment and contempt for the people who live in the area, dumping so close to the road, particularly as we move into wintry weather, is reckless and dangerous.

“I would call on residents to remain vigilant in the area and watch out for each other’s property.  Take note of vehicles acting suspiciously and report any acts of dumping to the PSNI and Council.”

Read more news:

Motion to urge council to fund ‘urgent’ wall and path repairs in Armagh

Armagh I Sneak Preview: Best ever St Patrick’s Festival to stretch over 10 days!

Pictures: County Armagh hit with snow as more is expected

Kingsmills Massacre inquest should take place during “first half of 2016”

Drive-thru coffee shop and THREE restaurants on menu at Co Armagh site

Sign Up To Our Newsletter

Most read today

More in Bessbrook