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Excessive Litter

Reported via desktop in the Litter category anonymously at 10:19, Wednesday 10 February 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

Driving from Bath to the Batheastern/Bathford round about/Box down the A4 there is an excessive about of litter on the grass verge. This has been building for the last few weeks.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England. concerning litter on the A4.

    Highways England, as the government owned company is responsible for the Strategic Road Network in England. Under the Environmental Protection Act 1990, we’re responsible for collecting litter on England’s motorways and a small number of trunk roads, local authorities are responsible for collecting litter on most all-purpose trunk roads.

    Flytipping and litter removal on the A4 is the responsibility of the local authority.

    Due to the General Data Protection Regulation rules we’re unable to forward your details to them, without your permission, but you will be able to contact them at .

    If you require any further information please contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or

    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 13:36, Wednesday 10 February 2021

  • State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Updated by National Highways at 13:37, Wednesday 10 February 2021

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