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Thursday, 10 December 2009

Radio Jackie's dispute with Kingston Council continues . . . . .



The Council has told Radio Jackie it was able to take the A Board away as it was breaching new rules and the fact it was balanced against the company wall has no significance.

The full story . . . .

Radio Jackie’s considering taking legal action against the Royal Borough of Kingston Council.

Officials and police moved in this morning to remove the company’s A board which they claim is an obstruction to pedestrians and breaching new laws.

The team used bolt cutters to confiscate it after it had been chained to a wall.

Many traders say the boards are a long standing and legitimate way of advertising and if placed against a building don’t cause a problem.

But…Radio Jackie’s famous pirate is safe – the Council says despite it being much larger it doesn’t breach any rules as it’s considered street art.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 4:01 pm  

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