SU6351 : Not such a bad location

taken 7 years ago, near to Basingstoke, Hampshire, Great Britain

Not such a bad location
Not such a bad location
Vacant unit on Wote Street, the proximity of a well known fast food outlet ensures plenty of passing trade.
Town centres in 2008-20

I am sure there are many towns across the UK which are suffering from the economic policies being pursued. These images, I hope, will act as an historic record of how tough times were and how so many businesses came and went. And, sadly, who thrived.
More recent images could also reflect the impact of the post Brexit vote. When you pause to count the number of vacant sites it is really quite surprising.

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Date Taken
Tuesday, 10 December, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 December, 2013
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 6381 5189 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.7564N 1:5.2117W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 6381 5189
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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