Bill Takes Direct Action Cleaning Up Our Area October 30th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Bill Welsh Local Norwood ward resident and Liberal Democrat activist Bill Welsh fed up with the lack of action by Sefton Council has started to take direct action himself sprucing up overgrown areas where he lives. Recently Bill has been clearing areas that cause issues for local people such as pavements that are overgrown. He has also cleared all the ivy that was growing over the bench opposite Meols Cop Station so that people can use it again. Bill says: “Since Sefton Council is so strapped for cash, things like overgrown railings that encroach on local pavements are being overlooked. I was not at all happy about this so have been going out to clear these areas, basically to make where I live look presentable again.’ The above photo shows Bill in action cutting back overgrown shrubs that were encroaching on the pavement in Hart Street. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!