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'Horrendous' litter and 'gangs of kids' pictured at Denton Reservoir near Grantham

Litter being left next to Denton Reservoir has been branded "horrendous".

As well as bags of rubbish being left, groups of young people failing to obey social distancing guidelines have also been reported at the local beauty spot.

Jeff Mawhood, club secretary of Grantham Angling Association, said: "There's gangs of kids up there [at the reservoir] that aren't social distancing.

Groups of youngsters together at Denton Reservoir (35539004)
Groups of youngsters together at Denton Reservoir (35539004)

"They're harassing the dog walkers. They're disturbing ducks and swans in nesting season. It's horrendous."

Jeff also outlined the serious problem with litter being left at the reservoir. He said: "The rubbish is horrendous."

He added that 25 black bin bags full of rubbish had been collected there over the last 10 days.

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