A few weeks ago we reported that Liverpool City Council was planning to dispose of a Local Wildlife Site in Sefton Park to expand the Cricket Club. We provided details here.
We’ve nothing against cricket as such, but protecting wildlife is essential, and Britain is one of the worst countries for destroying it. This article in the Independent describes why it matters.
The Council has regrettably decided to go ahead, as described in the Liverpool Echo.
There are far better ways to manage parks than we are doing here in Liverpool. If you’re interested, have a look at this article.