Budget cuts in Lancashire are currently threatening to close the world's only steam-powered weaving mill at Queen Street, Burnley and the spinning mill at Helmshore. Both were due to close in March but have received a stay of execution until September.
Meanwhile Preston Council has seen it fit to waste money erecting these signs all along New Hall Lane.
From our flat we can see three on this side of the road and more on the opposite side
If they really want to improve the local centre how about clearing up this mess?