Cows left buried to their knees in waste
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Rogue operators illegally dump rubbish among cows

The number of illegal tips being closed down in the North East has doubled in the last two years.

But people living close to these unlicensed waste disposal operators say the authorities are far too slow to act and leave them living in misery for many months.

Chris Jackson reports.

  • 22 Sep 2014
Go to next video: Fly-tippers caught on camera