Mike is a councillor for Gorse Hill ward and is the Shadow Executive Member for Economic Growth and Planning
Since April 2013:
630 bins have been reported lost/stolen in Gorse Hill Ward
620 bins in Clifford (Old Trafford)
286 bins in Bucklow/St Martins (Partington/Ashton upon Mersey)
The grand total for the 21 wards of Trafford is 2395
So Gorse Hill and Old Trafford accounts for 52% of all Trafford's bin thefts.
The council knows of no recovered bins.