More than one million incidents of fly-tipping were dealt with by councils in England in 2016-17, costing taxpayers �58m to clear up.
LONDON Stock Exchange marked the end of an era on Thursday as long-serving chief executive Xavier Rolet announced plans to step down.
More than one million potholes were reported to councils last year, according to new research. A study for insurance firm Confused.
More than 2,000 Arriva North West bus drivers and engineering staff are taking industrial action in protest over "pitiful" pay offers.
New figures reveal workers in poorly paid jobs in the North East are the least likely in the country to "escape" or move on to higher salaries.