Row over plan to replace Eling toll bridge staff with automated barrier
PREDICTION COMES TRUE
Last week, I predicted that Cllr. Caroline Rackham’s petition to keep the toll keepers employed at Eling Toll Bridge would attract one thousand signatures and that the Conservatives woulddrop the idea of replacing them with automatic barriers.
The first part of my prediction has almost come true. I am very grateful indeed to every single person who signed up. It is a great example of “People Power”. It works all the more effectively on the run up to elections.
Here is the link to the petition. It is sure to get a mention at a meeting of Totton & Eling Town Council tonight.
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