No to extra gritting bin in Mexborough

Gritters ready to hit the roads of Sheffield are prepared at the Olive Grove Road depot as snow is forecast for the weekend
Gritters ready to hit the roads of Sheffield are prepared at the Olive Grove Road depot as snow is forecast for the weekend

Hopes of an extra gritting bin in Mexborough have been dashed.

Residents wanted one on Hirst Gate in the event of heavy ice and snowfall.

But a spokesman for Doncaster Council said there was no need for another as there are already at least two sited in the area.