Cat woman Mary Bale pleads guilty – fined £250 and banned from keeping animals

October 19, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

Mary Bale has pleaded guilty to the charge of causing unnecessary harm to a cat after it in a wheelie bin. The 45-year-old appeared at Coventry Magistrates’ Court this morning following the incident which took place in Bray in August. Coventry magistrates fined Bale £250 plus £15 victim surcharge and court costs of £1,171.04p. She…

‘Cat woman’ Mary Bale arrives in court on animal cruelty charges

October 19, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

This is the moment ‘cat woman’ Mary Bale arrives at court to answer charges of animal cruelty. Dressed in green, the 45-year-old is appearing before Coventry Magistrates Court accused of causing unnecessary suffering to a cat and not providing an animal with a suitable environment. BREAKING NEWS: MARY BALE PLEADS GUILTY Bale  gained global notoriety…

‘Cat Woman’ Mary Bale charged with animal cruelty

September 20, 2010 | by | 3 Comments

Mary Bale, the woman who sparked international outrage after callously dumping a cat into a wheelie bin was today charged with animal cruelty. The 45-year-old hit headlines after she was caught on CCTV stroking four-year-old tabby Lola before throwing her into a bin. The terrified cat was trapped for 15 hours before her owners Stephanie…

Cat woman Mary Bale is spoofed on Twitter and Youtube

August 27, 2010 | by | 2 Comments

Mary Bale has become the butt of jokes for internet users after being spoofed on Twitter and Youtube. More than 275,000 people have watched CCTV footage of a lady being dumped in a wheelie bin by a man dressed as Sylvester the Cat. The hilarious Youtube clip, which has been online for just TWO days,…

Customers at Mary Bale’s workplace call for her to be fired

August 26, 2010 | by | 17 Comments

Outraged customers at the bank where cat binner Mary Bale works today called for her to be fired – as she held crisis talks with her boss. The spinster became an international hate figure after dumping four-year-old tabby Lola in a wheelie bin near her home in Coventry, West Mids. Yesterday a police officer drove…

Cat wheelie bin woman Mary Bale apologises for “joke”

August 25, 2010 | by | 51 Comments

The woman who dumped a cat in a wheelie bin today apologised for her actions as she was whisked away for showdown talks with the RSPCA. Bespectacled Mary Bale, 45, became a national hate figure when CCTV footage emerged of her dropping four-year-old tabby Lola into the bin ”as a joke”. She went into hiding…

Wheelie bin cat woman Mary Bale: first picture

August 25, 2010 | by | 0 Comments

This is the first picture of Mary Bale – the woman caught on camera dropping a helpless cat into a wheelie bin. Camera crews swarmed round the 45-year-old bank worker as she walked through a residential street in Coventry. The sickening video shows the callous woman cooly coax four-year-old Lola over to her before calmly…