SJ8990 : Grand Central entrance

taken 7 years ago, near to Stockport, Great Britain

Grand Central entrance
Grand Central entrance
The entrance to the "Grand Central" complex from Wellington Road South.

Grand Central SJ8989 : Grand Central is a retail, entertainment and leisure complex. It contains a mixture of entertainment, leisure, retail and food venues, including the East Orient Asian restaurant on the left. The more notable parts of the complex used to include the Grand Central Pools and Leisure Complex, a Cineworld Cinema and a Tenpin Bowling and Quasar. The pool and cinema remain open but the bowling alley and the former Heaven & Hell Club SJ8989 : Heaven & Hell have been demolished SJ8989 : The end of Heaven & Hell. Previous owners of the site having failed to redevelop the site, it was bought by Stockport Council in 2011. The revamped regeneration plans include an office quarter for the town centre, a hotel, public space outside the railway station. In addition the redevelopment will also include a multi storey car park in an attempt to make the site into a more attractive gateway into the town centre. More information on Wikipedia LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 December, 2012   (more nearby)
Saturday, 8 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8944 9003 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.4187N 2:9.6187W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8945 9004
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Leisure Complex  Restaurant  Entertainment Complex  Christmas Lights 

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