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Extensive litter in verges

Reported via mobile in the Litter category anonymously at 09:59, Thursday 18 March 2021

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

Traffic throwing rubbish out of windows

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  • I walked past this litter from mcdonalds this morning it wasnt there yesterday. The area is High House Edge Linthwaite Huddersfield, I took photos and I have the reciept.

    Posted anonymously at 11:41, Thursday 18 March 2021

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England. concerning litter on the A36.

    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.

    Litter removal on the A36 is the responsibility of the relevant local authority.

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

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 13:07, Tuesday 23 March 2021

  • State changed to: No further action

    Updated by Highways England at 13:07, Tuesday 23 March 2021

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