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Letter: Re Councillor Farnell on what price on human life?

Date published: 23 November 2017


Dear Editor,

What a pathetic letter from Councillor Farnell (What Price on Human Life? – 20/11/2017).

http://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/129/letters-to-the-editor/114191/letter-what-price-on-human-life

A cynical political dig if ever there was one – and using human tragedy at that.

It is a pity Councillor Farnell did not have such concerns as he boasted about the demolition and rebuilding of the privately-owned Strand shopping parade, which is in his own ward.

The £7 million cost for this vanity project included a contribution of £5.4 million from Rochdale Council.

How many sprinklers could that money have paid for?

Regards,

Carl Faulkner

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