approves £3,000 overhaul of Highbridge town clock wall
brick wall at the base of Highbridge's town clock is to be replaced
with a more 'welcoming design' at a cost of almost £3,000.
councillors on the Town Projects Committee have voted in favour
of the expense at their latest meeting.
current wall is to be dismantled, electrical rewiring work is
to be undertaken, and a new wall and welcome sign will be installed.
Paul Young told the meeting that the fresh look would be "more
welcoming and would smarten up the busy roundabout".
meeting heard that three quotes had been received for the work,
ranging from £2,886 to £4,297, with the lowest being
clock was officially unveiled last year as part of the town's
Jubilee celebrations, as featured here,
after a lengthy fundraising campaign.