Last sunrise of 2015 over Woodvale’s troubled Woodlands December 31st, 2015 Pat Regan Latest News Shares Comments Vivid colours this morning as we see the last rising sun of the year, lighting up the wooded area in Ainsdale Southport. Sadly, the previously well-maintained Woodvale Woodland Project (WWP) outdoor class room area within the woods is now broken, rotting and neglected. This was the environmental project on council-owned Woodvale land that has previously seen such controversy, with the charity – based mismanagement that surrounded it. Please see this link for details… http://woodvalewp.blogspot.co.uk/ Ainsdale’s Tory Cllr, (and WWP director) Ted Hartill, had happily bragged to WWP volunteers that he was using this community project to promote himself politically. Following mismanagement and dangerous misdirection WWP volunteers (who had devoted 9-months work to the scheme) were outrageously banned from the project they had effectively created, after some rather nauseating backyard, political engineering, with the council. http://www.otsnews.co.uk/facts-not-fiction-over-the-misleading-southport-waca-statement/ Oh course, this unacceptable fiasco created by Cllr Hartill’s own conduct and Sefton Council’s appalling on-going lethargy remains ‘unresolved’ at the time of writing. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email firstname.lastname@example.org 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@example.com – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!