Crackdown is welcome

Bournemouth Echo: Crackdown is welcome Crackdown is welcome

ON the surface of it, it sounds like a good idea and it has strong public backing.

Bournemouth council is aiming to crack down on alcohol-related bad behaviour by giving the police discretionary powers to confiscate booze in public places throughout the borough.

There may be teething problems to start with and there may be issues with enforcement. There will also be critics of what, on paper, appears to be a good initiative.

If it eases the fears and concerns of a number of residents and visitors then it has to be welcomed.

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3:34pm Thu 23 Jan 14

pete woodley says...

We have herrd all these promises before.Bit early for vote catching though.
We have herrd all these promises before.Bit early for vote catching though. pete woodley

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