Lyme Regis council U-turn over advertising rotunda

PUBLISHED: 15:00 03 September 2016

The Marine Theatre. Picture: Peter Wiles

The Marine Theatre. Picture: Peter Wiles


Town councillors have given Lyme’s Marine Theatre advertising rotunda a reprieve following a public outcry.

Members had voted to remove the advertising column, at Bell Cliff, claiming it caused congestion in a busy area. But a petition urged them to reconsider and at a special meeting they reversed the decision. Mayor Owen Lovell said: “This council is keen to listen to its residents.”

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