Category Archives: decaying

Another “new initiative” in Aberdeen …

If you were down by the Wallace statue in Aberdeen today for the ceremony, you’ll maybe have noticed a new sign in the wee garden between the big man’s statue and the diminutive effigy of the Little Prinz. ┬áThis advertising … Continue reading

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Triple Kirks Nonsultation ?

Nonsultation = A specious public consultation on decisions that have already been made. I like this word, but I loathe the concept it describes. More and more we see that government, business and property developers are embracing this concept, with … Continue reading

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The sad state of Tarlair Pool

Visiting the decaying remains of the Tarlair outdoor swimming pool is a strange experience – both the setting and the art deco structure are stunning but the decayed condition of the place is quite simply shocking – especially when you … Continue reading

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