Stop the Stink
Written by Hitmix News Team on 10 May 2021
Scores of people who yesterday staged a demonstration outside a landfill site in Silverdale say they’re fed up of smells coming from there.
It comes as Walleys Quarry – which now operates the site – has resumed ‘full operations.’
The protesters are adamant that the smell has got even worse in recent months with 15 thousand complaints made since January.
Newcastle’s MP Aaron Bell and Councillor Simon Tagg the leader of Newcastle borough council attended the demonstration