We store cookies on your device to make sure we give you the best experience on this website. I'm fine with this - Turn cookies off
Switch to an accessible version of this website which is easier to read. (requires cookies)

East of England Liberal Democrats

Tories won't replace Southend street signs

July 12, 2017 10:48 AM
In Leigh & West Leigh Focus: July 2017
Originally published by Southend Liberal Democrats

Southend Council's Tory budget-cutters have come up with the crazy idea of not replacing street name signs.

Ashley Thompson with missing road sign

Ashley Thompson - looking for missing road signs

So now an increasing number of roads have poles but no signs!

Lib Dem campaigner Ashley Thomson says "The Tories are taking cuts to absurd levels.

"Losing our street names makes the town and the Council look shabby and daft. We are a tourist area and people need to know where they are going."

This article first appeared in our Leigh & West Leigh Focus: July 2017
Leigh & West Leigh Focus Logo