Total payout: Both companies were fined £11,500 and each ordered to pay £4,063 in costs
Date: October 2019
Offender: Withgill Farm and Wilson’s Contractors
Follow-up: Environment Agency press release
Description of offence: Causing a water discharge activity not authorised by an environmental permit, contrary to Regulation 12(1)(b) and 38(1)(a) of the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016.
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