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Public footpath enclosed by farm animal's electric fence

Reported in the Pavements/footpaths category anonymously at 20:20, Wed 22 April 2015

Sent to Halton Borough Council 5 minutes later

I was walking behind Penkridge Lake Farm today following the yellow footpath arrows and came across an area immediately behind the farm where the path is enclosed by an electrical fence. This necessitates going through a metal gate and whilst I was untieing the cord holding the gate I received an electric shock as the electrical fence was apparently also attached to the gate! There were no warning signs of any sort and I feel this could be quite dangerous for a child or similar.

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  • No feedback as yet from Warrington Borough Council. This is not an area I anticipating revisiting any time soon

    Posted anonymously at 22:53, Wed 20 May 2015

  • Still no feedback from Warrington Borough Council

    Posted anonymously at 07:42, Thu 18 June 2015

  • No feedback as yet from Warrington Borough Council

    Posted anonymously at 11:46, Sun 19 July 2015

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