The Big Freeze that hit Blackburn with Darwen this winter inflicted massive damage on our already poor roads. Snow and ice left the already hole filled roads in the Borough with a moonscape of pitted and potholed roads to be repaired right across the Borough. The roads have become a danger to road users, pedestrians, cars [...]
I got the shovel out again the other day. It’s been behind the front door for the past four weeks. It had snowed overnight.
There’s a surprise – after all, after the last few weeks it feels as though snow is now a permanent fixture. I cleared our otherwise dangerous steps, and then shovelled some snow off [...]
Weather woes, but whose fault is the mess
that has resulted on the streets of Blackburn?
According to the Councils ruling coalition of Tory, Lib-Dem and Darwen independent misfits it’s certainly not them.
“Residents are lazy, not tough enough, whinging, selfish and soft.”
These are just some of the claims made by Tory and Liberal Councillors and [...]