Glassworks Newsletter

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  1. Con

    Conan Troutman Well-Known Member

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    Has anyone stopped receiving theirs?
     
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    I got one months ago, nothing since. But tbh I'm not bothered, I'd rather they just got on with it instead of wasting money on constant publicity. I think by now we all have a fair idea if what's happening.
     
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    I'm pretty sure when the last one was issued there was some small print text at the bottom saying they were having a bit of a break and the next one wouldn't be issued until July

    PS just to add that from what some reported on here I think Henry Boot are way behind programme particularly on the library element of works so perhaps this originally wasn't a scheduled break for the newsletter but they just won't have nothing new to report for a few weeks.
     
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    Conan Troutman Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for that - bit disappointing to hear that, but I walk past every day and I don't see much progress. Maybe they need a boot up the backside.
     
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    I've heard the editor is helping pour the concrete on the library building
     
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    They mix a barra a day on that library job , n pour half in skip
     
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    It's quite laughable how little is being done. I work in the centre of Leeds and they've thrown up 3 large office blocks (now occupied), with a 4th about 1/2 built, in the same time they've managed to put the foundations in at Barnsley.

    https://iris.time-lapse-systems.co.uk/viewer/7-8-wellington-place-building-7-and-8/
     
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    But it took 12 months ti get anove.ground.l level in sweet st but in the next 6 months they are up floor 8

    Once the footings are right these things fly
     
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    Is that Afrikaans?
     
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    Bloody hell. They look bigger than the library too. Very disappointing. Hope it's worth the wait.
     
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    They should appoint Akinfenwa as Project Manager
     
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    Has anyone had a newsletter yet?
     
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    Nope.
     
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    I wonder whats happened to them. I can't find anything about them anywhere or even view old copies as the links just don't work
     
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    Have they still got the shop where you can call in and look at plans and such like?
     
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    I think it's still there but it never seems to be open when I go on weekends
     

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