Hotel company pays out £135,000 for sewage failure

A grade 1 listed 19th-century country house in Nottinghamshire breached permit conditions attached to its sewage treatment system numerous times over two and a half years.

Sector: Water

Total payout: £135,000

Type: Prosecution

Date: March 2019

Location: England

Offender:  Bourne Leisure

Description of offence: Operating other than in accordance with environmental permit conditions, contrary to regulation 38(1) of the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016

Follow-up: ENDS Report story

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