Trader's campaign gains momentum

TRADERS in Weston could soon be displaying posters of convicted shoplifters as a warning to would-be thieves.

TRADERS in Weston could soon be displaying posters of convicted shoplifters as a warning to would-be thieves.

Town Centre Partnership manager Steve Townsend is looking at proposals put forward by shopkeeper Mark Canniford who owns a Londis store in the High Street.

The 43-year-old, also a town councillor, has called for shoplifters to be named and shamed rather than 'mollycoddled'. To read more buy the Weston & Somerset Mercury...


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