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Manningham Baths

Uniquely intact Edwardian pool closed, future uncertain


    Cricket Pavilion, Bletchley

    Attractive pavilion repeatedly targeted by vandals and thieves


      Former YMCA building, Merthyr Tydfil

      Striking terracotta facade disguising the most appalling dereliction


        The Old Rectory, Columb Major

        Picturesque rectory filled with unique detail in need of urgent repairs


          Hammerton School, Ouseburn Road, Darnall, Sheffield

          Attractive old school unguarded and left to vandals


            The Victorian Society declares Manningham Pool a heritage crime scene

            The Victorian Society protests at the closure of Manningham Baths as the Grade II-listed Edwardian pool finally closes its doors to swimmers.


              Give Manningham Pool one last chance!

              That’s the plea from the Victorian Society in response to Bradford City Council’s announcement that Manningham Pool will close on Friday 8th July.


                Tell Bradford Council why the pool must stay open!

                The Victorian Society is calling on people to write to the leader of Bradford Council to explain why Manningham Pool is important to them.


                  Saturday free for all at threatened Bradford pool

                  Swimmers will have the opportunity to step back in time on Saturday at Bradford's historic Manningham pool when the Victorian Society offers them a chance to swim for free.


                    Historic London pool restored

                    Camberwell Baths in south London will officially re-open to the public this Saturday after the completion of the first stage of a £4.7 million restoration project.


                      Council urged not to close historic Bradford pool

                      Councillors in Bradford must vote to keep the city’s listed Edwardian swimming pool in use, according to the Victorian Society.


                        Former Moseley School of Art, Moseley Road, Birmingham

                        Distinguished building in the process of steady decay


                          Normansfield Hospital, Kingston Road, Teddington, Middlesex

                          Impressive private sanitorium in increasingly poor condition


                            The Grimsby Ice Factory, Gorton Street, The Docks, Grimsby

                            Key building from fishing's past derelict and at risk


                              Bradgate House Stables, Bradgate Hill, Groby, Leicestershire

                              Striking survival from a previous age in disastrous condition


                                30 Euston Square, London

                                Partly restored Neo-Grecian beauty under renewed threat from HS2


                                  The Unitarian Chapel, Upper Brook Street, Manchester

                                  An early Pugin chapel, roofless since 2005


                                    Old Fire Station, Court Road, Barry, South Wales

                                    Edwardian fire station in an appalling state


                                      Former Wedgwood Institute, Queen Street, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent

                                      Important historic building needing repair and a new use


                                        Royal Liverpool Seamen’s Orphanage, Newsham Park, Tuebrook, Liverpool

                                        Majestic building suffering badly from rot and neglect



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