The Labour Leader of Sefton Council has reported recently about the problems facing the Bootle Strand Shopping Centre. The Council bought the centre for £32.5m in 2017 and in June 2018 agreed to borrow a further £3.4m for general works and roof repair.
How sad it has become, when, even in the midst of a national crisis, one becomes heartily sick of watching any news channel, listening to the radio or reading the press. Why? Because we are made to feel that as a country we cannot do anything right.