Flooded Again, Are Councillors Aware?

 Many places will be flooded again after overnight rain. As is the case at the school-time busy junction at Town Green Lane/Prescot Road in Aughton. Reported to LCC yesterday, no flood warning signs displayed, no activity at all, just speeding cars spraying water six feet in the air.

Author: westlancashirerecord

I am a pensioner. I was a strong supporter of the rights of elderly and disabled residents of West Lancashire to receive equal treatment from the old Tory WLBC that unfortunately did not agree, leading to the social exclusion of some immobile disabled residents. My personal suggestion of honouring the County Regiment led to us having probably the proudest day ever in West Lancashire, with the help of Cllr Adrian Owens who wrote "You will be pleased to learn that this evening the motion passed unanimously. Colonel Amlot from the Regiment was accorded a standing ovation and we look forward to a parade and march through Ormskirk next year. Thank you". After the Parade I wrote to Cllr Owens "I was reading through the emails we exchanged after I made the suggestion to honour our County Regiment. As you said today, we got there in the end, and what an end? This celebration of our Regiment was quite simply, as my original mail said, the greatest honour of all. To see all these young people who risk their lives for us was so moving. Little did I know what Council could do and how our residents would react to it all. Well, we should all be so proud of this great day. I know I am".

5 thoughts on “Flooded Again, Are Councillors Aware?”

  1. Chris Lyon – a private contractor out this morning clearing blocked drainage gullies – presumably hired in as an emergency by LCC and all because they decided to jettison annual gully cleaning. Pennywise, pound foolish.

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