A street bin surrounded by rubbish is seen in the centre of Madrid on November 14, 2013 during an open-ended strike by street-sweepers against layoffs and salary cuts
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A walk around Madrid's rubbish-filled streets

A strike by street cleaners in Madrid has entered its second week, with rubbish piling up around the city.

The workers are striking over plans to cut hundreds of jobs, and reduce salaries.

The BBC's Tom Burridge took a walk through the Spanish capital to see what frustrated residents are facing.

  • 15 Nov 2013
  • From the section Europe