The son of a councillor is among six thugs guilty of a vicious street fight in Ashton town centre. Andrew Piddington, whose mother is Councillor Catherine Piddington, was part of a "terrifying mob attack" caught on CCTV at 5am in Old Cross Street, when a teenager was kicked to the floor and stamped on. The full article can be read on the Tameside Advertiser website and can be found by clicking here.
Sadly this kind of thuggish behaviour is no longer a rare occurrence. I am sure this will be a huge embarrassment for Cllr Piddington as well as a personal tragedy. Tameside Citizen