‘Eyesore’ shopping precinct ‘holding city back’ set for demolition

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A derelict shopping centre is "holding back Stoke-on-Trent" according to the council which has announced plans for its demolition. Stoke-on-Trent City Council said it is aiming to buy the East-West precinct in Hanley “in the interests of businesses, residents, visitors and the city centre’s image and regeneration”. A report will go before a special meeting of the council’s cabinet on October 2, where council leaders are set to give the go ahead for the land acquisition and demolition. The move would see the council, w... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...