Waste criminal forced to pay back £200,000

The Environment Agency (EA) this week recovered £200,000 from a waste criminal who is serving a five-year ban from the waste industry after being charged with multiple environmental offences in Wiltshire.

Lee Averies was given three 12-month suspended prison sentences running concurrently in 2016 for running illegal waste sites in Swindon with his brother David Averies. One of the sites in Swindon suffered a significant blaze in 2014.

Averies, who was ordered to

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