13 Feb 14 Manchester and then to Salford Quays. A bit cloudy at first then sunny.
The Dreamscape Community Garden, Hilton Street.
Originally designed for the Dig The City Garden Festival in 2013.
Mural on the Dreamscape Community Garden.
Nouvo apartments (formerly Sarah Point) coming along nicely.
This development was stalled for a long time after the original developer folded.
The 42nd Street Charity building, Great Ancoats St., Maurice Shapero, 2012.
Now with artwork created by the young people of 42nd Street
with the help of artist Nicky Colclough.
Corporation Street. This is the route of the future Second City Crossing
tram route. Work has started on utility diversions.
Chinese New Year in Albert Square.
The Town Hall, Albert Square.
Salford Quays. The new ITV 'Coronation Street' studios are now finished
and a further section of the canal bank has been landscaped. This has
opened up a view from the west side of the MediaCity bridge.
A new perspective of the Imperial War Museum North.
The new Coronation Street studios.
Another new view of the Imperial War Museum North.
New public realm area outside the ITV studios with the
MediaCityUK complex over the bridge.
From the bridge.
Along the Ship Canal - River Irwell to Pomona Dock. There were plans
to develop this area long ago but nothing seems to have come of them so far.
This development is going ahead though - The Soapworks.
A former Colgate-Palmolive factory.
Exchange Quay and The Soapworks from Pomona Dock.