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Market Vaults wins plea to get rid of garden

Discussion in 'Stafford Chat' started by Tumble weed, Sep 15, 2020 at 2:52 PM.

  1. Tumble weed

    Tumble weed Well-Known Forumite

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    I really don't see how this is a positive move , yay get rid of one of the few green areas in the town centre, maybe leave a tree and add a few hanging baskets.

    Unimpressed with the councillors who let this go ahead.
     

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  3. Wormella

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    The issue has always been is that's it's never really been anyone's garden, and at the same time they've not been allowed to put tables and chairs outside because that's a emergency access road.

    I would mind if it was a space that was used in another way and I do like trees, but I also like outside seating for pubs so I think this is a win really.
     
  4. MilleD

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    At least it will change of use from a toilet I guess...
     
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    Bring back the Market Square gardens to compensate I say!!!
     
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    Bring back the market square mines & the garden won't be needed as a toilet.
     
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    I could sit there with all my mates.
     
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  12. Glam

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    Sod mates, a good book and a nice cider will do me fine.
     
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    Zero mates. Me and 3 empty chairs. Social distancing innit.
     
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    There's us on here, we could be mates, one at a time obvs, to ensure social distancing....
     
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    Most of my friends are vegetables.
     
  17. Glam

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    Me too, didn't want be that honest tho.
     
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  18. Mudgie

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    Yes, and the toilets, and maybe the busses and the taxis, and we could do with that old drinking fountain for when the pubs are shut.
     
  19. Mudgie

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    I've often seen a woman sat at the bar of the Market Vaults reading 'a good book'.
     

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