Bench mark

YOUTH councillors in Buntingford donated a bench to the High Street last Wednesday. The council spent £700 on the bench, which they hope will benefit residents. Tom Swain, a member of the youth council said: We were told there used to be a bench in the H

YOUTH councillors in Buntingford donated a bench to the High Street last Wednesday.

The council spent £700 on the bench, which they hope will benefit residents.

Tom Swain, a member of the youth council said: "We were told there used to be a bench in the High Street, so we thought it would be a good idea to buy another one because there are not many places for people to sit."

Councillor Abdul Chowdhury said: "I am very grateful that these people understand that people who use the High Street need something like this."


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The council's future projects include assisting the Chamber of Commerce with late night shopping and the Sunday market.

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