Barrier move at centre

A BARRIER could be erected at the Seth Ward Community Centre in Buntingford in a bid to helpo curb anti-social behaviour. Police are keen for Buntingford Town Council to introduce a barrier because they say they cannot patrol the area constantly. Town cle

A BARRIER could be erected at the Seth Ward Community Centre in Buntingford in a bid to helpo curb anti-social behaviour.

Police are keen for Buntingford Town Council to introduce a barrier because they say they cannot patrol the area constantly.

Town clerk Jill Jones said: "By putting a barrier there you're indicating it's a private car park.

"If youths want to get in there they could cut across the grass, but it would be classed as trespassing."


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The town council's amenities committee has recommended to full council that a barrier should be erected.

Extra police presence has seen a reduction in problems.

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