New water fine - total payout £7,842

New water fine - total payout £7,842

Slurry from dairy farm leads to £7,800 payout

County Durham dairy farmer Alan Newton breached water discharge conditions, resulting in a £7,842 donation to the Wear Rivers Trust. Slurry escaped from an earth-banked lagoon in November 2017, polluting three kilometres of Beechburn Beck.

Sector: Agriculture

Total payout: £7,842

Type: Civil sanction

Please sign in or register to continue.

Sign in to continue reading

Having trouble signing in?

Contact Customer Support at
report@ends.co.uk
or call 020 8267 8120

Subscribe for full access

or Register for limited access

Already subscribe but don't have a password?
Activate your web account here