Lord Street’s bandstand closed after pot smoking youths rip down railings February 25th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Lord Streets Victorian bandstand vandalized “Lord Streets Victorian bandstand has had its railings ripped off by a ‘Pot smoking’ youths”, said a local resident. The resident also added: “Its becoming a serious problem, these youths have no respect for anyone or anything. Dukes Ward Conservative councillor David Barton said: “It is incredibly disappointing to hear about this mindless vandalism in our town centre. Along with my local residents and Council Officers I have been working hard to make Southport an attractive place to live, work and visit. These yobs have no place in our society and I can assure residents that it will not stop us with our pans for the town centre. I will be speaking with the Police and relevant Council departments to see what can be done to bring the culprits to justice.” Photo: Bandstand now closed 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!