A community centre awaits demolition as part of the planned regeneration of Newport Lane, Stoke-on-Trent. The controversial clearance of the area has been stalled by the remaining 11 residents refusing to sell their homes to the Council. Rows of terraced houses are a common sight across the North of England, with many initially built by factory owners to house their workers during the industrial revolution. Today, they are often seen as obstacles to property developers seeking to exploit once booming property markets.
A community centre awaits demolition as part of the planned regeneration of Newport Lane, Stoke-on-Trent. The controversial clearance of the area has been stalled by the remaining 11 residents refusing to sell their homes to the Council. Rows of terraced houses are a common sight across the North of England, with many initially built by factory owners to house their workers during the industrial revolution. Today, they are often seen as obstacles to property developers seeking to exploit once...
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