Beggars paid to buy booze for teens in crime ridden area where all day alcohol license approved

Gangs of youths are paying  beggars to buy them booze in a  "challenging" area where a petrol station's controversial bid to sell alcohol has now been granted.

Texaco Service Station on Barlow Lane in Kirkdale has been given the go ahead to sell booze between 10am and 11pm despite known problems in the area.

Local ward councillor Joe Hanson has compared the neighbourhood to war-torn Beirut and said nearby Westminster Road is blighted by ‘drug dealing,...
source: Liverpool Echo

2019-07-19 09:35
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