By Ross Ibbetson For Mailonline
Published: 00:30 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 00:31 GMT, 1 March 2019
Two mothers have been slammed for vandalising a bench commemorating World War I heroes while their little children watch on.
The pair were caught writing their names - 'Shell' and 'Jane' - into wet concrete setting beneath the new memorial bench in Horncastle, Lincolnshire.
Locals have branded them 'disrespectful,' an 'absolute disgrace' and 'disgusting' on a local community page on Facebook.
The women can be seen leaning over the cordoned off area at the base of