Escaping from Coxbank (Part 2)

Home » Latest News » Escaping from Coxbank (Part 2)

While it looks as if the Coxbank flood situation is being tackled by the council, we had promised readers more hints on how to leave Coxbank. Here's our second attempt — and many more were lined up, including a number of splendid suggestions from Coxbank residents:

Readers yesterday will have seen the first of our series of helpful hints for residents needing to get out of Coxbank and navigate the lake that now occupies their only road to the rest of the world.

Surfing, as shown yesterday, is fine for the solitary, and well balanced, escapee. But, if you can pull together a party, here's a really fun way to get down that flooded lane.

And, so we can stop this series of daft ideas, do let us know as soon as the flood, and the broken road surface, are both fixed!

 

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

St James Church Audlem
Thu 11 Jan 6:09am  |  hits: 4,061

A new TV series 'Village of the year' produced for Channel 4 and which begins next week 15th january will showcase Audlem along with a selection other UK villages. Following a rigorous application process early last year, Audlem was selected with others from several hundred villages that applied to the show that seeks to crown one village of the year. During the summer Penelope Keith...

McCarthy Stone 2
Tue 16 Jan 6:03am  |  hits: 972

As part of the planning process, Local Planning Authorities can impose a charge on the developer to contribute money towards the cost of new or improved infrastructure required as a result of the development. This is known as Section 106 (S106) funding.As reported previously, following the McCarthy & Stone planning application, Audlem Parish Council had complained to NHS England at their...

8E4764F6-540B-4624-8379-1ED48CA64D3B
Sun 14 Jan 6:05am  |  hits: 871

Good news this week about the economy with the manufacturing sector recording it's seventh month of growth in a row.Not so good though for the construction sector which is still in the doldrums.Many of us may find this odd when so many local villages boast new housing developments and of course we in Audlem are no exception.At a rough count, there are around 150 properties either under...