Vandalised bench for teenager repaired

December 1, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

A memorial bench dedicated to Spilsby teenager Charles Benton, who died in a road accident, has been repaired after it was deliberately damaged. Vandals had last month ripped the bench on Boston Road from its concrete base and pulled it apart at the joints. It was the second time the wooden bench has been vandalised. Charles, who suffered from learning difficulties, was a pedestrian and aged 16 when he was involved in a collision with […]

Deliberate Damage Caused To Bench

October 22, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Deliberate damage has been caused to a bench on Boston Road in Spilsby. On Monday 20 October 2014 a wooden bench close to the Boston Road car park – opposite the Nisa Shop – was deliberately damaged.   All the joints had been pulled apart and the legs had also been removed out of their concrete housing.   The legs were attached to metal ‘T’ pieces, which were secured into concrete.   The amount of force required to […]