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Prom work needs to start soon

Council leader warns over delays

If the current plans to revamp Douglas promenade aren't approved soon there's a chance it could be years before anything is done.

That's the view of Douglas Council Leader David Christian.

The Department of Infratsructure announced its final bluprints to redevelop the area last week after consulting various user groups.

Changes were made to improve blind access, create extra space on the walkway and increase the number of pedestrian crossings.

Mr Christian says although there'll never be one hundred per cent support of the plans - work needs to start soon:

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