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Ipswich: Dozy flytipper traced through ex-girlfriend’s name and address on rubbish he dumped in park

13:31 13 June 2014

South East Magistrates' Court

South East Magistrates' Court


A flytipper who dumped his ex–partner’s rubbish in an Ipswich park has been ordered to pay fines and costs totalling £220 by the town’s magistrates.

Francis Gray, 25, of Stubbs Close, Ipswich, admitted depositing rubbish without a permit after borough council park patrol officers found a big pile of rubbish, including a carpet, general waste and furniture in Orwell Country Park. Among the rubbish was packaging with Gray’s ex-partner’s name and address on it.


  • Some people really are just plain stupid!

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    Lee Davies

    Saturday, June 14, 2014

  • £220 should have been £2.200 it would probably frighten a few more

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    Saturday, June 14, 2014

  • By spending a few quid he could have got this rubbish disposed of legally; instead he's been fined (not enough, I agree, Miguel), and he's got a criminal record as well.

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    Friday, June 13, 2014

  • The fine was not enough , it should have been £750 , we need to get the message through to these idiots ,, The back of Lloyd's bank Nacton Rd is a disgrace , its a fly tipper's favorite place

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    Friday, June 13, 2014

  • is she an ex girl friend because he got caught. or was it over before just another rubbish relationship boom boom

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    Lee mundy

    Friday, June 13, 2014

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