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Fly-tipping in west London: We take a look at some of the worst incidents blighting our neighbourhoods

Fly-tipping on every scale angers residents who have to put up with it - but these incidents go beyond infuriating

This week saw a the discovery of an enormous fly-tip, after a mile-long "sea of rubbish and toxic waste" was found near Heathrow Airport .

Whether it is a neighbour leaving unwanted kitchen goods out in the street, to huge piles of debris dumped, flytipping on every scale angers residents.

Getwestlondon often hears about problems with rubbish thrown where it shouldn't be, so we've rounded up some of the very worst cases of disgusting dumping - urgh!

A huge river of flytipping covered a path in Colnbrook(Image: Fabian Fojo)

Horrendous tip near Uxbridge

It is thought someone has changed the lock to allow themselves access(Image: Robin Ditchburn)

A huge pile of mattresses, appliances and wood were found dumped under the A40 near Uxbridge .

And the fly-tip kept piling up after it was not cleared for TWO months .

Fortnightly bin collections sees flytipping skyrocket in Ealing

A build up of rubbish in Hartington Road, Ealing

Fly tipping in Ealing was revealed to have risen by an astonishing 216% year on year.

Residents were even resorting to litter picking themselves, saying that fly tipping had left the borough the "filthiest it's been in 35 years" .

(Left) Rubbish left on a side street in Uxbridge Road and (right) a mattress dumped near Hanwell station

Bigger rats, more flytipping and a bigger stench in Hounslow

Readers were NOT happy with Hounslow 's new bin collection schedule, which left rubbish piling up.

Man fined £400 after he hired men to take away his rubbish found dumped a few roads away in Feltham(Image: Hounslow council)

The plans caused a stink among residents, with many people claiming the move by Hounslow Council will see "more flytipping" and "rats as big as cats".

Caught on camera in Kensington

Infuriating CCTV footage showed a pile of rubbish being dumped in West Kensington .

It happened less than a fortnight after a flytipper was caught on film dumping rubbish in Fulham before brazenly taking a photograph of the mess and leaving.

CCTV captures a lorry dumping rubbish in Lerry Close, West Kensington(Image: LBHF)

Brent revealed as the second highest in the country for fly-tipping fines

Pic: Brent Council

And it's no surprise with sights like this showing mattresses and white goods strewn in public.

A total of 59 fixed penalty notices and more than £11,000 in fly-tipping fines were recorded in Brent borough.

And THIS video shows what can happen if rubbish is left behind

The video, initially shared on #Fixit Harrow Network Facebook group, shows at least 10 rats rummaging in bin bags in Harrow, jumping into the bags from a wall - yuck.

Think you've seen worse in your area? Send your flytipping pictures and videos to katherine.clementine@trinitymirror.com

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