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Less Than Impressed With Safestyle

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Less than impressed with Safestyle. Last week my 86 year old mum had a window installed. She then proceeded to open the window being as it was a nice day, big mistake. A few hours later and she couldnt shut the window as it appeared to have shifted / warped. Despite fact that she was […]

Litter Enforcement Team Hit The Town Centre

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

The double standards exhibited by St Helens Council are astonishing. Today I witnessed two gentleman in Church Street issue a lady with a fine for putting the butt of her cigarette on the floor after smoking. Where else was she to put it? The cigarette tray on the bin in Church Street outside Boots was […]

The Council’s Focus

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Today I noted that St Helens Council are flying the Scottish Flag, the Saltire, above the town hall. Time and care and attention has been taken to do this. Yet. Within a stonesthrow of the Town Hall in Hardshaw Street we have this eyesore (and it smells). I find it rather disappointing that the Politics […]

Littering in St Helens

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Following on from the news story yesterday where it was announced that people who litter will be fined I’ve been thinking about how this might pan out. I suspect that many of the people who litter many not be in a position to pay a fine, so rather than makes their lives more of a […]

Wardens to hit St Helens litterbugs with fines.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Story in St Helens Star today. Environmental wardens with the power to fine litterbugs on the spot will start patrolling the borough later this month. The wardens are being introduced as part of a drive by St Helens Council to bring tougher sanctions on those leaving litter and dog fouling. The size of the fines […]

Newton Town Show Storify

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

Put together this Storify of all Tweets and photos etc of the Newton Town Show in Newton Le Willows, St Helens, this weekend.   [View the story “Newton Town Show August 2014” on Storify]

St Helens Summer Streets Storify

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

Put together this Storify of all the tweets and facebook updates I could find containing photos and videos of Summer Streets event in St Helens.   [View the story “Summer Streets St Helens 2014 ” on Storify]

St Helens Summer Streets Performers Links

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Top time at St Helens Summer Streets. For those who might be wondering if the various performers have website, twitter, facebook etc, i’ve done a bit of reasearch and come up with the list below. Their are a few gaps i’m afraid, but if anyone can fill the blanks in, drop me a line or […]

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