Broughton St Mary's

LONG DROP AND A SHORTFALL

Submitted by Editor on Thu, 16/09/2021 - 09:15

The sight of workers swinging from the tower of Broughton St Mary’s is enough to make anyone queasy.

Imagine how much worse you’d feel if you were responsible for the cost of repairs and someone told you it would be £80,000 more than you’d originally budgeted for.

That’s the alarming position now facing those responsible for the familiar and much-loved 200-year-old structure at the centre of Spurtleshire.