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Afternoon tea in graveyard is 'shocking'

Published: 19 Apr 2012 09:305 comments

Irate West Kilbride councillor Liz McLardy has lashed out over a cafe extenstion being what she called a 'blatant disregard for the dead'.

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The Independent councillor has complained to the legal department at North Aryshire Council and believes that the new outdoor seating area at the Barony Centre is contrary to the lease agreement for the site.

Mrs McLardy, MBE, stated that new outdoor decking has been built over a section of the church yard on top of graves, and was not part of the lease agreement.

The organisers of the Barony project insisted that they had acted with care and respect for surrounding graveyard.

Full story in this week's Largs and Millport News.

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