Vanishing Swansea: The shops, roads and buildings which have disappeared from the city.

Vanishing Swansea: The shops, roads and buildings which have disappeared from the city.

A nice little article showing how much Swansea has changed. It also highlights the way that it’s fast becoming a ghost town, with many traders & businesses closing. Who’s to blame for this? There has always been talk of high rents from the council (which are certainly true, as I’ve been looking into a number of properties for business), also shoppers don’t have the money to shop as they once did and it’s easier to go out of town to areas like Llansamlet, Fforestfach, etc where many shops are now, plus there is FREE parking. In addition, nothing is being done to improve the look of Swansea, with it’s run down buildings, drunks and constant road works…

Click the heading for the link or go to http://www.southwales-eveningpost.co.uk/Look-lost-city-icons/story-21286256-detail/story.html#ixzz35fG9VNIL

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