“Hullo, it’s me again.
“It is Neil Campbell who is displaying his ignorance on drainage. While LCC is responsible for highway drainage, it is WLBC that will decide on whether to set up an Internal Drainage Board to take on responsibility for land drainage and the much talked about pumps.
“It is also WLBC who administer the receipts from the Community Infrastructure Levy and can decide to spend substantial money on drainage and highways.
“This would be a means of taking forward projects in partnership with LCC or United Utilities by providing match funding for investment on our roads, flood prevention and improved drainage.
“Neil Campbell and other independents can never deliver such important changes as they invariably concentrate on personal attacks or petty politicking”.
Whoops, I knew the Aughton door to door lies saga would haunt me!