What a mess! Large pile of rubbish and rotting food DUMPED on a Northampton street

Fly-tippers have dumped a large pile of waste in a street in Northampton town centre.

The disgusting pile was spotted on St Michael's Road - close to the town's historic Tricker's shoe factory - today (Tuesday).

Piles of rubbish have been dumped on St Michael's Road

Piles of rubbish have been dumped on St Michael's Road

Within the fly-tipped rubbish there is a discarded mattress, boxes, toaster, clothes, takeaway containers, rotting food and chicken bones.

A spokesperson for Northampton Borough Council said the authority had been notified of the mess.

CCTV operates in the area

CCTV operates in the area

Rotting food is among the discarded items

Rotting food is among the discarded items