Tag Archives: court

Heavy fine handed to utility firm

A water company has been handed a significant fine after being found guilty of seven offences relating to work carried on a road last year.

Truespeed handed fine for double breach in Mendips

Truespeed Communications Ltd has been handed a hefty double fine after being found guilty of two offences earlier this year.

Fine handed to BT for 19 offences is Council record

British Telecom PLC has been handed a record fine after being found guilty of 19 offences last year. Somerset County Council is responsible for managing the road network and prosecuted British Telecom PLC as part of its commitment to minimising disruption and keeping the public safe. The case, heard at North Somerset Magistrates on Tuesday […]

Fly-tipped rubbish costs Somerset man £235

Fly-tipped rubbish cost a Somerset dairy worker £235 in a case highlighting the duty of care every individual and business has over their waste, even after it has left their premises. Martin James Durrant, aged 48, was fined £120 with £95 costs and a £20 victim surcharge after paying a man £30 to remove his […]