Councillor welcomes brightened up bins in town centre November 26th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Councillor David Barton has welcomed news that he has managed to secure funding for the restoration of the large four white bins in the town centre. The bins which are located in Monument Square, on London Street and Lord Street, will now be cleaned and repainted to look like they did when they were first installed. Councillor Barton said: “I’m delighted to report that by working closely with the council finance department we have been able to secure funding for this work through the cleansing department. “I’m very grateful to them and hope this will brighten up the bins which had become a bit of an eyesore to the area. “I am determined to try and progress the vision of restoring Southport town centre to its former glory. “Things like this combined with other improvements we are striving to make help give the area a more welcoming look both for residents and visitors to our town. “I’d like to thank my colleagues at the council for their help with this matter.” For further information please contact: Councillor David Barton on 07968581611 or [email protected] If you would like to speak to him about this or any other issue he holds surgeries for residents every third Saturday of the month at the Atkinson Arts Centre on Lord Street to assist residents with any local issues or neighbourhood concerns. Upcoming Surgeries: November- 21st 2-3pm Atkinson Arts Centre December- 19th- 2-3pm Atkinson Arts 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!