SO LONG, AND THANKS FOR ALL THE RATS

The mostly unloved ruin at the end of Bellevue Road has finally gone.

However, as reported in Breaking news (4.5.10), the building's demolition leaves a bitter-sweet gap in this part of Broughton's rough-and-ready architectural toothscape.

Broughton Primary School (pictured in the background, right) now proposes to cultivate the site, but Spurtle will cover 'highly controversial' counter-proposals in Issue 183.