Our reporter found this old stinking fridge dumped in the Harborough countryside - and he dared to look inside

Prising open the lid, our reporter found that the fridge has been tipped while full of bags of rotting frozen food, giving off a stomach-churning stench

By Red Williams
Friday, 27th May 2022, 9:28 am

This old fridge packed with stinking frozen food has been dumped in beautiful countryside near Market Harborough.

The Iberna fridge has been fly-tipped on a grass verge by a hedge within half a mile of East Farndon on the road to Lubenham.

The discarded domestic appliance has been covered up in a big white builder’s-type bag.

This old fridge packed with stinking frozen food has been dumped in beautiful countryside near Market Harborough.

And prising open the lid, our reporter found that the fridge has been tipped while full of bags of rotting frozen food, giving off a stomach-churning stench.

Runners, walkers and cyclists all went by just feet away as he took pictures - while that stretch of countryside is also full of birdlife and wildlife.

West Northamptonshire Council has been asked for a comment on the fly tipping issue.

Prising open the lid, our reporter found that the fridge has been tipped while full of bags of rotting frozen food, giving off a stomach-churning stench.