Dozens of Christmas trees have been dumped on the A617 at Averham
More than a tonne of Christmas trees have been found dumped in Averham this morning (Thursday).
Dozens of the Christmas trees were found fly-tipped on a layby on the A617, near to the Averham traffic lights, and officers from Newark and Sherwood District Council have been out to remove them today.
A spokesman for the district council said: "Our waste management hit squad has been out this morning to clear up the unseasonal mess and the trees will be recycled, but if you want to dispose of your festive greenery responsibly and ethically, why not contact us and we will take care of it for you?
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