Christchurch meadows repair work dispute 

CHRISTCHURCH meadows is still damaged following a beer festival 11 weeks ago, despite the council previously saying repair work would be finished by the end of June.

A month ago, Reading Borough Council said the repair work will be done ‘as soon as possible, with an anticipated completion date of the end of June’.

But damage to the grass is still visible. There are several tracks running through the meadow where cars and vans have driven across. ...
source: Reading Chronicle

2019-07-19 19:35
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