Do you feel safe af­ter Brus­sels ter­ror at­tacks?

Ruther­glen Res­i­dents res­i­dents have their say

Rutherglen Reformer - - News - Edel Ke­nealy

As the world mourned the deaths of 31 Edel in­no­cen­tKe­nealy peo­ple killed in the ter­ror­ist at­tacks in Brus­sels last week,

As the world mourned the deaths of 31 the Re­former took to the streets of in­no­cent peo­ple killed in the ter­ror­ist at­tacks Ruther­glen to ask lo­cals if they felt in Brus­sels last week, the Re­former took to the streetssafe. of Ruther­glen to ask lo­cals if they felt safe.

The day af­ter the at­tack in which two bombs ex­ploded at Zaven­tem Air­port and a third at Mael­beek metro sta­tion, the UK sec­re­tary of state Theresa May said se­cu­rity at UK air­ports, train sta­tions and ports would be stepped up.

The peo­ple of Burn­side told the Re­former how­ever that it would be hard to police large air­ports, ar­gu­ing se­cu­rity should be at the en­trance to these trans­port hubs to make the pub­lic feel safe.

Anne Shields from from Rut her glen Rut her glen said: said :“I“think At the if air­port, they were I think go­ing if to they put were in more go­ing se­cu­rity to put it in would more se­cu­rity have to be it as would soon have as you togo be into as soon the air­port. as you go As into you go the in air­port. the front At doors, the mo­ment you should any­one have could togo walk through into se­cu­rity an air­port there .” and do what they did.

“John As you Craw­ford go in the from front Dukes doors, Road you should agreed. have He to said: go “through You could se­cu­rity walk in there .” there with bombs, but if you John go Craw­ford to the sher­iff from court Dukes you’ re Road scanned agreed. Heat said: the front “You door .” could walk in there with bombs, but if you Andrew go to Lidd let he sher­iff said he court was you’ re con­cerned scanned about at the safety front as he door .” was due to travel to Lon­don by train last Andrew week. Liddle said he was con­cerned about safety “Up as un­til he was I watched due to travel the to TV Lon­don[ and saw by train the last re­ports week. about ad­di­tional se­cu­rity] it didn’t bother “Up un­til me ,” he I watched said .“It does the worry TV[ and me, saw but you the re­ports can’ t give about into them .” ad­di­tional se­cu­rity] it didn’t bother Thomas me ,” Arm­strong, he said .“It does 82, said: worry “It’ s me, a civil but you war can’ t if you give like. into These them .” IS guys, they area dan­ger­ous lot. Thomas I don’t know Arm­strong, how you 82, stop said: them “It’ s a com­ing .”

You can’t give in to them Andrew Liddle

They’re dan­ger­ous Thomas Arm­strong

Air­ports are not safe Anne Shields

More scan­ners are needed John Craw­ford

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