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Painted frontages of new Ferry Shops. #1078951
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Are these an improvement? I'm not convinced

I was rather surprised to find the white Georgian frontage of edges displaying the head of a large cow of some description.

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I knew nothing about this and had to look it up. There's an informative article on the Globe website (below). New Brighton seems to have benefitted from the artwork springing up around the place; New Ferry has suffered a lot and still needs more substantial help than artwork, but if it brightens the place up for the locals maybe it will help to lift spirits a bit.

https://www.wirralglobe.co.uk/news/18542337.dancing-colours-murals-aim-transform-new-ferry/

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I like it espcially as before they started to spruce up New ferry it was so rundown and drab looking. Gives it a trendy bohemian look...


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"While he thought businesses in New Chester Road were doing ok"

Errrm, just how many derelict and empty shops are there? He clearly hasn't looked for a long time. Shop windows have been getting smashed recently as well.


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New ferry today, as I say I like the paintings , very arty and cool.

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