“It’s important people remember to report any environmental incidents, such as pollution, to our incident hotline, 24/7, on 0800 807060, so we can investigate.”
Gareth was not the only one to raise suspicions over whether the source was toxic.
Helena Hellie @HelenaHellie added: “Oh good. The #manchestersmell is back. Anyone know what it is yet?”
Elliott Robinson @robinsonwood01 said: “There’s a problem when the whole city and suburbs smell like manure.”
She said residents could also report the problem to the council.
Government guidance says council bosses are obliged to look into ‘complaints about smells from industrial, trade and business premises that could be a statutory nuisance’.