This idea was extended to include outside the Co-op, the Steam Railway patch of gravel and the green area beneath the hoardings opposite Rose Earle's newsagents.
We were supported by the Old Town business group, our Ward Councillors, Cllr Nadine Watts, Cllr Rod Bluh, Cllr Brian Mattock, our MP Robert Buckland, PC Tim North, Localities lead Mark Walker and many other people who came along on Sunday afternoon to effect a real change in the area.
I'll show 'before 'and 'after' photos of the areaa.
Firstly the flower bed before being cleared:
Below the bed after having the ivy removed and top soil added. Plants laid out in their planting positions.
The othe rarea by the Co-op was behind the bus stop, which had become an ashtray:
Bushes have also been trimmed:
For more on PaRa: www.pipersarea.co.uk