Key footpath closure averted

The path at St Joseph's RC Church, Carbrain
The path at St Joseph's RC Church, Carbrain

An IMPORTANT public footpath in Carbrain which was set for closure has been given a reprieve.

The walkway behind St Joseph’s RC Church at Broomlands Road leading to Craigieburn Road was due to be closed to the public on Monday, April 16 to allow further building works to be carried out on the building site there.

16-04-2012. Picture Michael Gillen.  CUMBERNAULD. St Joseph's RC Church, Carbrain. Path behind the church set to be closed to the public creating a huge diversion for members of the public.

16-04-2012. Picture Michael Gillen. CUMBERNAULD. St Joseph's RC Church, Carbrain. Path behind the church set to be closed to the public creating a huge diversion for members of the public.

However, a swell of public concern at the proposal and the action of two local councillors appears to have halted the move and the vital artery to the Town Centre will remain open.

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