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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 24th January, 2008)

Mere Oaks

Mere Oaks
Mere Oaks School, no more. More flats?

Photo: Brian  (Fuji Finepix S7000)
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Comment by: coccium on 24th January 2008 at 00:44

The trees at the back will come down first to open up more land for more flats.

Comment by: dave marsh on 24th January 2008 at 11:13

Property ownership is one of the best investment returns even it it isn't occupied!I have seen newly constructed office blocks remain unoccupied for years.Todays weather is as depressing as your photo Brian,but I suppose it makes a change.

Comment by: Rob on 24th January 2008 at 21:47

It's not going to be flats - it will be "luxury houses" - probably ten or so

Comment by: ANDEE on 25th January 2008 at 21:00

Few anagrams of Mere Oaks :-
Remake So ? (er .. Rake Some 0
Make Sore ? (Quite a lot of folk)
Rake Some ? (Money do you think)
You're right dave about property ownership and returns etc. it's just that sometimes we seem to be so driven by profit / cash etc. i wonder how all the children and families that attended Mere Oaks have settled into their 'new' facilities' ?? lots of yellow ribbons showed a lot of feeling to the closure, but i feared as did most people it was a lost cause.

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