Derby's street drinking problem: Businesses say they are driving customers away
A Derby businessman talks about how the problem of street drinking is impacting on his firm, as a Derby Telegraph investigation aims to examine the problem and asks what can be done.
Drunks urinating, being sick and defecating outside businesses in Derby are driving customers away.
The owner of Mill Hill Corner furniture shop, Robert Smith, says he has called police hundreds of times over the years to try get something done about the problem but it still remains and is as bad as ever.
He said: "It's a total disgrace. This is a problem which has been going on for years now.
"I... read more
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