Is the Churchtown Botanic Gardens lake here for good? February 29th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Ducks on Botanic Gardens new lake The north end of the gardens has been completely saturated with rainwater – and is now home to a flock of ducks. Part of Churchtown’s Botanic Gardens has been left a waterlogged mess after torrential rain over December 2015. Churchtown resident, Dean Blanchard, 41, said: “It’s very sad to see the park flooded, especially now it’s nearly spring. As you walk around the park you can see that the drains are blocked and theres no sign of them being cleared. In January there was an attempt to drain the flood water(below). A1 All Clear Ltd in Southport drained off some water in January. 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!