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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 4th September, 2018)

The end is nigh


The end is nigh
Demolition machine unloaded at The Beeches in Standish in preparation for demolishing the outbuildings.

Photo: David Long  (iPhone)
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Comment by: Mick on 4th September 2018 at 06:54

Just shows how strong plants are when they can grow through tarmac in just a short time,they would take over the world given the chance just look at Angkor Wat

Comment by: Barrie on 4th September 2018 at 13:29

The one and only time I had a meal there was at my Father's wake with the rest of the family & friends.09/03/1984.
When did it finally close down?
What is going to replace it-houses?

Comment by: Mac on 4th September 2018 at 16:31

UFO , right of the roof ?

Comment by: Kath H on 4th September 2018 at 16:34

I believe it will be another restaurant, called Alberts. If it is anything like
Alberts on the East Lancs Road, it will be brilliant.

Comment by: Roy on 5th September 2018 at 00:53

A company called Elle R Leisure, ie Albert Schloss aka Albert's shed based in Manchester are demolishing all the out buildings leaving the main building as it is, and, erecting a new restaurant, with 180 covers, a private dining room for 40 people plus two function rooms for 80 and 150 people, due to open in late summer 2019.

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