Leek tourist information office opening hours criticised

Criticism has been directed at Staffordshire Moorlands District Council for failing to open the Tourist Information Office in Leek regularly.

The office is now located in the Nicholson Institute building after being moved a few years ago from the prominent position in Market Place.

Now signs have been erected stating the office is closed.

Roger Warrillow, who lives near the building in Stockwell Street, said: “The Tourist Information Centre is closed and was not open last year and not open now, which considering Staffordshire Moorlands District Council say that tourism is now our main industry in Leek and Moorlands is