Ducking Stool reopens

Ducking Stool Christchurch

After years of fighting to get a solution to the problem of repairs to the Ducking Stool Walk local resident Maureen King with assistance from Councillor Mike Cox finally managed to get a fair settlement from BCP.

Maureen from the Priory Mews Management Committee stated

“It is such a relief to finally get this hazard sorted out and long-term responsibility established. Mike Cox supported me from the beginning and help me bang heads together to make it happen."

Cllr Mike Cox said

“This was an intractable problem. Maureen never took no for an answer. She deserves thanks from Christchurch residents and visitors alike”


This public right of way has now reopened for visitors and locals to enjoy this summer.


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